HILLSIDEQUADRANEWS.COM: World News - Latest of The Hour 2019-07-14 11:32

Cars Forced To Make Way For The Two-Wheel Revolution In Paris

With the wind rushing through their hair, they zip past on bikes, electric scooters and mono-wheels, effortlessly passing lines of hot-and-bothered drivers stuck in the endless Par...

Cars Forced To Make Way For The Two-Wheel Revolution In Paris

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Two Years and 180 Cars Later, Michigan Man Forced to Sell 20 Cars A Month Has Eight Days To Clear His Lot Roughly two years ago, a Michigan township told retired Ford powertrain dyno-cell technician Ron Dauzet that his 218-car automobile collection did not comply with a local ordinance, and so the vehicles had to go. Since then, the now-76-year-old has ...
2019-08-10 03:16

'It's going to be a revolution': driverless cars in new London trial Self-driving vehicles reach UK milestone with first demo in ‘complex urban environment’ in StratfordWork to bring driverless cars to Britain’s streets has reached a milestone with the first demonstration of an autonomous fleet driving in a “complex u...
2019-10-03 22:16

The Californians forced to live in cars and RVs As the state grapples with a housing crisis, thousands of people around the San Francisco Bay Area are sleeping in their vehiclesThe faded, creased photograph shows a 13-year-old Vallie Brown smiling shyly as she pulls back her hair in the back of a ...
2019-08-06 02:16

Glencore mine could be forced to sell coal only to Paris agreement signatories Approval of the Wambo open-cut coalmine in the NSW Hunter Valley may be linked to the countries it exports toMining company Glencore could be forced to only sell coal from a new mine in New South Wales to signatories of the Paris climate agreement, u...
2019-08-07 22:00

Glencore mine could be forced to only sell coal to Paris agreement signatories Approval of the Wambo open-cut coalmine in the NSW Hunter Valley may be linked to the countries it exports toMining company Glencore could be forced to only sell coal from a new mine in New South Wales to signatories of the Paris climate agreement, u...
2019-08-06 06:16

Revolution make Arena a winner in return to sideline Cristian Penilla and Teal Bunbury each scored a goal to give head coach Bruce Arena his first victory with his new club as the visiting New England Revolution held on for a 2-1 victory Sunday over the Los Angeles Galaxy....
2019-06-03 12:00

Paris bans up to 60% of its cars as heatwave worsens pollution Paris has banned more than half of the cars registered in the region from its roads as a record heatwave worsens air pollution, the most drastic restrictions ever imposed there, officials said....
2019-06-28 04:48

| Bleating the traffic: sheep dodge cars in tour around Paris Guided by two shepherds, the flock was monitored by policemen on scooters and volunteer "walkers" on foot who helped them cross roads as they moved around the capital....
2019-07-18 09:32

Paris is testing 'noise radar' that will automatically ticket loud cars Parisians with powerful cars might want to think carefully before showing off their rides. Parts of the city (most recently the suburb of Villeneuve-le-Roi) are testing a "noise radar" system from Bruitparif that can pinpoint loud vehicles and, even...
2019-09-01 15:16

Racing ‘Peking to Paris’ in Classic Cars: ‘The Best Part Is the Beer at Night’ For 36 days over 8,500 miles, racers cajole their classic and collectible cars across dirt paths, rivers and mountains in an event first run in 1907....
2019-07-17 18:00

Virgin Atlantic flight forced to make emergency landing after fire erupts in cabin A Virgin Atlantic flight from New York to London made an emergency landing in Boston on Thursday night because of a fire that was apparently sparked by a phone charger in first class, according to authorities. All 217 passengers aboard Flight 138 wer...
2019-07-05 16:00

Paris wine thieves make off with bottles worth €400k-600k Bottles stolen from cellar of Maison Rostang restaurant near Arc de TriumphThieves have broken into the cellar of a luxury restaurant in Paris and made off with at least 150 bottles of prized wine estimated to be worth hundreds of thousands of euros,...
2019-07-02 17:00

Hyundai's Now Trying To Make Flying Cars Happen Hyundai Motor Group, which primarily makes cars, has announced that they hired a former NASA administrator to lead a new division to “provide innovate and smart mobility solutions never seen or thought of before.” Truly, machines that fly are a new i...
2019-10-02 09:00

The best way to get driverless cars on the road is to make them less conservative Hakan Samuelsson, the CEO of Volvo recently said it was “irresponsible” to put autonomous vehicles (AVs) on the road if they were not sufficiently safe, because that would erode trust among the public and regulators. He’s right, of course; to a point...
2019-10-12 21:48

11 vintage cars that make particularly good investments Rust/ullstein bild via Getty Images Cars tend to gradually lose their resale value over time. It is safe to say that most vehicles will be worth less money the older they get. But there are certain cars that defy this trend. Their values increase wi...
2019-09-28 20:00

India working to make cars run on cooking oil The Indian government wants to reduce the country's high dependence on energy imports by shifting to biodiesel made from used cooking oil. But experts remain skeptical that its production can be boosted rapidly....
2019-08-28 06:00

The Secret To The Success Of Bastion, Pyre, And Hades: No Forced Crunch, Yes Forced Vacations It’s been ten years since Supergiant Games opened its doors. The team put all of their hopes into the studio’s debut game, Bastion, an action-RPG with a narrator. It succeeded with flying colors. Since then, the studio has released Transistor, Pyre, ...
2019-09-14 01:32

How ‘intentional explosions’ could make electric cars safer A car crashes at 70 miles-per-hour. Upon impact electrical components get jarred loose, creating a spark that comes into contact with a fuel leak from the gas tank. The vehicle erupts into flames. Clearly, this is a worst-case-scenario. It’s also a r...
2019-10-02 05:00

New electric cars in Europe have to make artificial noises Don't be surprised if you hear more of a racket from electric cars in Europe. As of July 1st, new four-wheeled EV models in the European Union require a noise-emitting device (Acoustic Vehicle Alert System, or AVAS) that kicks in whenever the ve...
2019-06-30 23:16

Zoë Kravitz and Karl Glusman Make Their Red Carpet Debut as Husband and Wife During Paris Fashion Week Paris continues to prove it will always be the city of love! Zoë Kravitz and new husband Karl Glusman have made their marriage red carpet official! The newlyweds tied the knot on......
2019-09-25 05:32

This Interactive Game Shows How Hard It Is To Make Autonomous Cars As we all know, making cars is hard, to say nothing of making cars that drive themselves, which is exponentially harder. I’d like to think we at Jalopnik have done an OK job illustrating for you, our dear readers, just how hard making autonomous cars...
2019-09-11 02:32

Daimler Plans to Make Its Cars Carbon Neutral by 2039 The carmaker's new climate plan is bold—for a company. But it falls short of recommended emissions cuts and shows the limits of corporate self-policing....
2019-05-21 23:32

James Dyson Shows It’s Too Easy to Make Electric Cars James Dyson couldn’t keep his car project alive for the same reason he could attempt it in the first place: The low barriers to entry mean anyone can do it....
2019-10-11 12:16

Bubbles, bleeps and Linkin Park: electric cars now have to make strange noises by law Electric cars are about to get a lot noisier. New legislation means that all hybrid and electric vehicles sold in the EU must be fitted with an acoustic vehicle alert system, which makes sound so pedestrians and cyclists aren't caught unawares.T...
2019-07-01 18:16

Elon Musk Says Import Duties In India Will Make Tesla Cars Unaffordable For any car costing over Rs. 27 lakh, the import duty applied to it is 100 per cent. For anything less than that it is 60 per cent, so yes, a Tesla will be expensive to buy in India....
2019-08-02 10:00

Bosch Hopes Triggering Explosions Will Actually Make Electric Cars Safer When They Crash Building an electric vehicle isn’t as easy as swapping a fuel tank for a battery and a gas-guzzling engine for an electric motor, it requires an extensive redesign of the car as we know it, including planning for new risks when an accident occurs. Th...
2019-10-02 00:32

Beep. Ding. Vroom. Electric Cars Need to Make Noise for Safety, but What Kind? As electric cars become more popular, engineers, driven by government regulators, are crafting the sounds that will define the highways of the future....
2019-09-21 11:48

Car dealers struggle to sell 2018 new-car inventory to make room for 2020 cars A full 3.5% of all July's new car sales were 2018 model years, according to Tyson Jominy, vice president of automotive data and analytics consulting for J.D. Power....
2019-08-06 03:00

Millennials make Amtrak nix overly cozy dining cars on Penn Station trains Amtrak’s traditional dining cars are screeching to a halt on some routes through Penn Station — and millennials are partly to blame. Starting Oct. 1, the financially strapped rail carrier will eliminate freshly made hot meals on three routes as it do...
2019-09-23 15:16

Tesla's Musk says solar panels on cars make little sense, but that's not stopping Toyota, Hyundai Elon Musk has said that a car is the "least efficient" place to put solar panels, but that is not stopping major automakers, including Hyundai and Toyota, from experimenting with the electric vehicle power design concept....
2019-09-29 03:32

The 'after' picture of student loans: Credit card debt, smelly cars, pawn shops to make ends meet Debtors with student loans feel more financially insecure, engage in riskier money behaviors and have more trouble paying bills.       ...
2019-06-28 00:32

Electric cars vs hydrogen cars: exclusive real-world analysis News 28 Aug, 2019 Transport for London and the Metropolitan Police run hydrogen, electric and conventional vehicles – but which are they using most?...
2019-08-29 08:48

Uber Launches New Program to Get Drivers Who Can't Afford Cars to Drive Cars for Them Uber was once a modest company with modest goals: unleash the power of the free market in a heavily-regulated industry to provide on-demand, convenient rides while allowing folks with cars to make extra cash driving people around. It didn’t take long...
2019-05-31 01:32

Cars.com survey finds some of the most American cars in 2019 are mostly Japanese Japanese automakers Honda and Toyota built nine of the top 15 models on the list, which ranks vehicles based on where they are assembled, the origin of a car's parts and the number of Americans a company employs in the U.S....
2019-06-27 19:00

GM Claims Electric Cars Will Be the Same Price As Gas Cars 'A Lot Sooner Than People Think' GM is stepping up the bullish rhetoric on electric cars. During a conference presentation on Sunday, the company’s president, Mark Reuss, said electric cars will soon cost the same as gas cars and “reach parity a lot sooner than people think,” as rep...
2019-06-06 19:00

Autonomous cars: When will our cars finally really drive us? For years we have been talking about autonomous, self-driving vehicles. Yet we don't see them on the streets. But be patient, even if you can't see them, something is happening....
2019-07-17 17:48

GTA 5 Online Casino Cars leak: 22 new cars revealed in Grand Theft Auto Online Update DLC Rockstar is rolling out a new update for Grand Theft Auto Online today, and as the update goes online for players, leakers are already starting to show us what's in store....
2019-07-23 14:16

Boeing And Porsche Agree To Develop Electric Flying Cars That Aren't Really Flying Cars While the term “Memorandum of Understanding” sounds like something you get after going through a six-week New Age anger management seminar, it’s actually more of a business love-pledge between two companies, in this case Boeing and Porsche. The two c...
2019-10-11 22:00

The Ratio Of Demonically-Named Cars To Angelically-Named Cars Is Way Out Of Balance I’m not necessarily suggesting there’s any great theological meaning behind this, but I do feel that it’s worth noting that there are many, many more cars named for things demonic than there are for things angelic. Don’t believe me? Let’s walk throug...
2019-08-08 02:32

The Shale Revolution Even big oil companies say solar and wind will be the energy of the future. But while we wait, the energy of the present is being transformed — for better and for worse — by technologies that unlock fuel from underground rocks known as shale. A tidal...
2019-06-18 20:48

Opinion: No revolution in the EU The European Parliament will be more heterogenous than before, so finding a majority and reaching compromise will be a serious challenge, writes Bernd Riegert....
2019-05-28 00:00

The Tweel Revolution is Coming Tire technology has advanced in leaps and bounds over my lifetime, and certainly over the last 15 years. Michelin have been trying to make Tweels a thing for as long as I can remember, and finally has GM on its side to develop a production-ready Twee...
2019-06-05 08:00

Finance for a farming revolution To reduce greenhouse gas emissions, clean up water supplies, prevent the loss of biodiversity, mitigate fire and flood risk and meet the nutritional requirements of a growing population the world must improve its regenerative and sustainable agricult...
2019-10-08 15:48

You say you want a revolution? So does Paula Cole Paula Cole’s plan for 2019 was to release an album of standards, a follow-up to “Ballads,” her 2017 collection made up mostly of jazz tunes. “But I just feel that these times are … ,” Cole tells The Post, sighing a...
2019-10-09 18:00

He quit the military for a revolution. Now what? Fernando Díaz left his job, his family and his home to join a movement to bring down the government of Nicolás Maduro. Now, the former Venezuelan National Guard sergeant sounds hopeless -- and angry. He's fed up with waiting for the revolution to com...
2019-06-05 02:16

The VR Revolution Is Alive and Well, It's Just Not Ready For You When HTC and Oculus launched their first-gen virtual reality headsets back in the spring of 2016, it felt like the beginning of a revolution. These headsets were immersive and sophisticated, unlike anything the public had seen before, and a leap forw...
2019-07-21 09:00

Behold, for the Hog Revolution Is Nigh Two items of news have come to my attention today that make me all but certain our near future will be dominated by a race of massive, vindictive, technologically advanced hogs....
2019-10-08 17:16

To decarbonize we must decomputerize: why we need a Luddite revolution Big tech claims AI and digitization will bring a better future. But putting computers everywhere is bad for people and the planetOur built environment is becoming one big computer. “Smartness” is coming to saturate our stores, workplaces, homes, citi...
2019-09-18 09:00

The Green Revolution Spreading Across Our Rooftops Green roofs can save energy, reduce air pollution and attract residents with their appealing look. Now, cities worldwide are enshrining them into law....
2019-10-09 14:32

Hong Kong: ‘Revolution is war, and no war is without bloodshed’ Anger is rising as the government crackdown intensifies, and protesters say they are prepared for confrontation and sacrificeRyan Lee, a 27-year-old computer engineer, only started taking part in Hong Kong’s demonstrations in June. Since then, it has...
2019-09-01 06:48

Women's World Cup: Revolution in Spain With Champions League finalists and record attendances, women's football is booming in Spain. Now at only their second ever World Cup, some even have them down as dark horses for the title. Their next opponents? Germany....
2019-06-11 18:48

A Peek Into the Soviet Computer Revolution One of the largest and coolest collections of Soviet computers in the world resides in an apartment complex in Mariupol, Ukraine. Dmitriy Cherepanov started Club 8-bit with a small collection of computers built when the Soviet bloc was crafting its o...
2019-09-19 02:00

Bernie Sanders is still leading a revolution Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says he can lead a revolution. He also says that some of his ideas that seemed radical in 2016 have been adopted by other Democratic candidates. (Sept. 19)        ...
2019-09-19 12:00

This Week In Savage Love: Come The Revolution I’m a straight woman and have been sexually active for about six years. I’m in my mid-20s now and about ready to become a “man-hating feminist.” I feel like I can figure out what a guy wants in bed pretty easily. I cannot remember a single time when ...
2019-08-28 10:00

A renewables revolution is afoot – but who will benefit? Donald Trump's commitment to coal is short-sighted and wrong-headed. A 100 per cent renewable future is coming – and other countries will reap the rewards...
2019-05-21 14:38

AEW aims for a 'Dynamite' wrestling revolution on TNT Meet the high-flying, super-kicking performers of All Elite Wrestling, the upstart wrestling league at the center of TNT's new show 'AEW: Dynamite.'        ...
2019-10-03 08:48

YouTube in schools: A digital revolution in the classroom Teachers and parents might not have noticed, but students don't only use YouTube for fun. According to a new study, about half of them watch videos to learn things as well. How does this affect the educational program?...
2019-06-04 19:32

Waiting For The Revolution At Soccer Analytics Bootcamp When the 2019 Champions League final between Liverpool and Tottenham kicked off, I wasn’t jammed into a sports bar downing beers with hundreds of other soccer-mad Americans, as I had originally planned to be. Instead, I was dead sober, watching the g...
2019-07-11 02:32

The ebike revolution: Cycling in the Alps? No sweat Ebikes aren’t just easing the pain of hill climbing, they’re changing the face of cycling. There’s even a new festival in Verbier celebrating their popularityThe first time it happened was three years ago. I was cycling up the Col de l’Iseran in the ...
2019-06-09 13:48

Playlist: Paula Cole's songs for a 'Revolution' Cole is celebrating the release of her tenth album, "Revolution," with a fall run of U.S. dates and a specially-curated playlist for USA TODAY.        ...
2019-10-03 05:00

Three Created a Fertility Revolution, but One, a Woman, Went Unrecognized Newly released papers show that Robert Edwards, who won a Nobel Prize, tried in vain to have Jean Purdy recognized as an equal partner in the breakthrough....
2019-06-10 20:16

How ‘Sesame Street’ Started a Musical Revolution Fifty years ago, the television show united children’s education, puppetry and songs. Pop stars have been singing the Muppets’ tunes (and vice versa) ever since....
2019-08-22 11:32

Trump’s snooker revolution: ‘I want to reach a standard nobody has seen before’ "Judd Trump is snooker\u0027s greatest talent, and can revolutionise the standards of the sport after winning his first World Championship, writes Desmond Kane."...
2019-05-24 02:16

How to take over your town: the inside story of a local revolution They are passionate about their community, know what the issues are – and are sick to death of party politics. Meet the independent groups from Devon to London who are seizing controlA quiet revolution has begun in the Devon town of Buckfastleigh. It...
2019-06-12 12:48

The Southgate Revolution: How we fell in love with England again "England are a matter of days away from potentially winning a first piece of silverware since 1966. But, more importantly, have reconnected with their fans, Tom Adams charts the process that led to the three lions earning the love and respect of the ...
2019-06-05 15:32

Revolution! Latin American photography – in pictures From the photos by Alberto Korda that helped canonise Che Guevara to snatched street images of resistance, new show Urban Impulses embraces a turbulent half-century of revolvers and rebellion Continue reading......
2019-06-13 08:32

'The small car market is facing an ownership revolution' Opinion 15 Aug, 2019 With small cars getting increasingly more expensive, owners are turning more to PCP deals to get the best value, says John McIIroy...
2019-08-17 07:16

The Michael Conlan revolution arrives home From the iconic Madison Square Garden to a public park in Belfast, Michael Conlan's rise continues on home turf against Diego Alberto on Aug. 3 -- live on ESPN+....
2019-08-02 17:48

NYCFC defeat Revolution in stoppage time Jesus Medina converted a penalty kick in second-half stoppage time as host New York City FC moved into first place in the Eastern Conference with a 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution on Saturday at Yankee Stadium....
2019-09-08 12:16

A timeline of key events in Sudan's unfinished revolution Sudan's security forces violently dispersed on Monday the camp at the center of the protest movement that in April forced the army to remove Sudan's strongman, Omar al-Bashir, after 30 years of rule — and then stayed in the streets to keep up pressur...
2019-06-04 01:32

Inside look at college football’s scheduling revolution It’s really a simple matter of saving time, Dave Brown says. When he worked at ESPN as the lead college football scheduler, he saw the deficiencies in the system. How it depended on one program calling another, then another, then another, until it fo...
2019-08-30 09:00

Smart speakers could spark another game revolution With the financial clout of Amazon laser-focused on making a voice-activated future a reality, the prospects for the audio games sector sound promising.Read More...
2019-08-03 01:16

NASA just joined the electric vehicle revolution As automakers continue to embrace electric vehicles and more companies pledge to purge their vehicle lineups of gas engines in the coming years, the trend has finally caught on at NASA. NASA doesn’t sell cars, of course, but the space agency do...
2019-10-06 17:48

How AOC and a queer candidate for DA could create a sex work revolution A vote in a New York borough is part of the congresswoman’s effort to change her partyIt doesn’t look like much but, subject to a vote this week, the red-light district along Roosevelt Avenue in Queens, New York, will become the scene for the next ph...
2019-06-23 15:16

The fourth Industrial revolution emerges from AI and the Internet of Things Enlarge / Robots making things! (credit: Getty / Ekkasit Keatsirikul / EyeEm) Big data, analytics, and machine learning are starting to feel like anonymous business words, but they're not just overused abstract concepts—those buzzwords represent hu...
2019-06-19 04:32

Nie Yuanzi, Whose Poster Fanned the Cultural Revolution, Dies at 98 She helped write a vitriolic “big-character poster” that won Mao’s blessing. For the rest of her life, she wrestled with the fame and infamy that followed....
2019-09-04 01:00

Legacy of Ukrainian Revolution Rides on Election Year Five years after deadly street protests toppled their Kremlin-backed leader, Ukrainians are delivering a verdict on what has happened since. In April, they elected the country’s most-watched comedian, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, as president, replacing Petr...
2019-06-20 13:16

Don't miss: A chance for gamers to plot their own robot revolution Check out new books charting the state of our planet, see a movie thriller with a quantum physics twist, and launch your own robot uprising against humankind...
2019-05-21 14:38

Inside India’s Messy Electric Vehicle Revolution A million electric rickshaws sprang up out of nowhere and are now being used by 60 million people a day. The government and vehicle makers are struggling to catch up....
2019-08-22 15:00

How palaeontology got cool: Inside the revolution in dinosaur science Dinosaurs have won a huge following as new techniques revolutionise what we know about how they lived and even looked. How well are popular books keeping up?...
2019-06-29 14:32

Amarikwa scores late, DC United ties Revolution 2-2 Quincy Amarikwa volleyed home Wayne Rooney's free kick in the 86th minute, helping D.C. United tie the 10-man New England Revolution 2-2       ...
2019-07-13 04:16

Could the Cycle to Work scheme start an ebike revolution? New guidance on £1,000 ‘cap’ means more expensive ebikes are available as part of schemeOver the weekend, new guidance on the Cycle to Work scheme was announced by the Department for Transport (DfT), making it clear that ebikes are eligible for it. T...
2019-06-11 08:48

Human Hearts Streamlined for Stamina by Neolithic Revolution Farming caused the human heart to evolve less “ape-like” and be better for endurance and stamina. New research suggests human hearts significantly changed when we dropped hunting and began leading more consistent lives as farmers, and now they are lo...
2019-09-19 01:00

The French Revolution and Birth of Liberty, Equality and Fraternity The French Revolution is often considered to be one of the most significant events not only in the history of France and Europe, but also in the world. This revolution is known also as the Revolution of 1789, the year when it reached its first climax...
2019-10-11 05:48

Bruce Arena and New England Revolution look to each other for a fresh start Arena, after the greatest failure of a hugely successful coaching career, takes on the challenge of reviving a franchise that has been left behind in modern MLS....
2019-05-24 13:48

Revolution Chemnitz: Right-wing group charged with terrorism A right wing terror group was allegedly planning a civil war-like rebellion in Berlin before they were stopped by police. Chemnitz has emerged as a center of extreme-right groups....
2019-06-28 09:00

Nie Yuanzi, Whose Poster Fanned Cultural Revolution, Dies at 98 She helped write a vitriolic “big-character poster” that won Mao’s blessing. For the rest of her life, she wrestled with the fame and infamy that followed....
2019-09-03 21:16

Hong Kongers Go on Strike to Support the ‘Revolution of Our Time’ For the third consecutive day, police unleashed rounds of tear gas on Hong Kong demonstrators, shrouding Monday’s general strike in all too familiar clouds of stinging smoke. At the day’s outset, the citywide strike crippled public transp...
2019-08-05 22:32

Mexico's 'glitter revolution' targets violence against women Protests called in response to alleged rape of girl by police officers aim for change in a country where 10 women are murdered every daySandra Aguilar-Gomez remembers an atmosphere of camaraderie and celebration when thousands of Mexican women took t...
2019-08-26 19:00

Revolution takes too long to arrive on The Handmaid’s Tale Hulu’s trailer for The Handmaid’s Tale season three promises that we’ll “witness the birth of a revolution.” The website explains that the season is “driven by June’s resistance to the dystopian regime of Gilead and her struggle to strike back agains...
2019-05-29 16:32

Sexual revolution: the underseen art and activism of queer sex work In a new exhibition, the art and activism that gets ignored within the sex industry gets brought to the surface“When sex workers are presented in art and culture, they’re either a titillation or a victim,” said Alexis Heller, curator of a new exhibit...
2019-09-24 11:16

‘Revolution’ in Poland as nation confronts priestly abuse A documentary film with testimony by victims of clerical abuse is so harrowing that it has forced an unprecedented reckoning with the problem in one of Europe’s most deeply Catholic societies...
2019-05-25 10:16

Italy's first transgender mayor says 'kindness revolution' can defeat far right Gianmarco Negri was elected in small town of Tromello, beating far-right League candidateItaly’s first transgender mayor has said the “arrogant and oppressive” politics of the far right would sooner or later be overcome by a “kindness revolution”.Gia...
2019-06-03 09:32

We’ve been missing a big part of game industry’s digital revolution Enlarge / Data! Pew-pew! (credit: Aurich / Getty / Konami) Fig. 1: A year ago, NPD thought US game market revenue had been pretty flat. Now, the tracking firm realizes the market has been growing consi...
2019-05-21 18:16

Penilla, Bunbury score as Revolution beat Galaxy 2-1 CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Cristian Penilla and Teal Bunbury scored to help the New England Revolution beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-1 on Sunday night. Carles Gil had two assists for New England (4-8-4), which won for just the second time since beating th...
2019-06-03 07:48

From a picnic to the Berlin Wall: my 1989 summer of revolution An award-winning foreign correspondent looks back on the human stories that helped bring down the Berlin Wall and East Germany’s regimeIt should have been a normal family chat in late midsummer in Berlin. Kerstin Falkner, 22, and her new partner, And...
2019-08-31 20:00

The coming 5G internet revolution may use a University of Delaware innovation Technicians at the University of Delaware are manufacturing a baseball-sized ceramic lens that could become key for the future of the internet.       ...
2019-08-08 22:48

Fugitive U.S. tech guru: Cryptocurrency is next Cuban revolution On the run from U.S. tax authorities, tech guru John McAfee puffs a cigar aboard his towering white yacht in a Havana harbor and says he can help Cuba evade the U.S. government too - by launching a cryptocurrency that defeats a U.S. trade embargo....
2019-07-06 00:48

Ancient Greek Physician Hippocrates and the Medical Revolution Classical Greece is considered by many to be the birthplace of modern Western civilization.  ...
2019-08-24 17:48

Anxiety, revolution, kidnapping: therapy secrets from across the world As part of the Guardian’s new mental health series, psychiatrists and psychologists from around the globe talk about the view from the couchIllustrations by Alex Hedworth/EyecandyOye Gureje, professor of psychiatry Continue reading......
2019-06-04 16:32

What’s Happening in Sudan? A Guide to the Revolution and Continuing Conflict Although mass protests and Sudan’s military joined to force a longtime dictator, Omar Hassan al-Bashir, out of power, talks between civilian leaders and generals have collapsed....
2019-06-05 04:16

Machine mind hack: The new threat that could scupper the AI revolution Even tiny tweaks to data can confuse AI algorithms, potentially arming cyber attackers with a way to undermine everything from image recognition to driverless cars...
2019-05-21 18:16

Syrian footballer and 'singer of revolution' killed in conflict Goalkeeper Abdul Baset al-Sarout dies of wounds sustained in battle with government troopsA Syrian footballer who became a symbolic figure in the rebellion against the country’s president, Bashar al-Assad, has died of wounds suffered in a battle with...
2019-06-08 16:32

'I'm riding Le Tour in my spare room': the indoor cycling revolution The boom in virtual riding systems like Peloton and Zwift has got people swapping the road for a room at home. Are they worth it?On a blustery Saturday morning, I am about to climb Alpe d’Huez near Grenoble. I have waited years for the chance. For fo...
2019-06-08 12:16

Real Madrid’s ‘unfinished revolution’ could end in tears – Euro Papers "Both Florentino Perez and Zinedine Zidane were left unsatisfied by Real Madrid’s summer dealings which could lead to a parting of ways, that is according to Tuesday’s Euro Papers."...
2019-09-03 15:00

A virtual assistant revolution is here — and financial services need to step up (VB Live) Learn why modern financial institutions can't afford a wait-and-see approach to virtual assistants and how to get started building a future-proof strategy.Read More...
2019-09-10 22:16

They are going to leave Facebook: A chat with social networkers Revolution Populi Famed Yale professor David Gelernter and investment banker Rob Rosenthal field questions about Revolution Populi, their startup effort to build a blockchain-based alternative to Facebook. Will the desire to control our personal information prompt us ...
2019-07-17 01:32

Syrian rebel town buries goalie who became 'singer of the revolution' Thousands of people flocked to the funeral on Sunday of a Syrian soccer star turned fighter who became an icon of the revolt against President Bashar al-Assad....
2019-06-09 17:32

I've seen the future and it's Norwich: the energy-saving, social housing revolution The 100 homes on Goldsmith Street aren’t just smart and modern. They may be the most energy-efficient houses ever built in the UK. Could this be the start of proper social housing? Rows of glossy black tiles glisten in the afternoon sun, dripping dow...
2019-07-17 00:16

Thought the mobile revolution was rough? Here’s what it really takes to harness AI (VB Live) The first thing AI needs to transform is your company infrastructure. Join this VB Live event to learn how to break down silios and harness the power of AI.Read More...
2019-09-10 09:48

Outshining fossil fuel: Your guide to the revolution in solar energy Solar power is getting so cheap it is overtaking fossil fuels – and that’s without next-generation photovoltaic technology and artificial photosynthesis...
2019-08-09 04:00

Revolution stalled? Bernie Sanders struggles against a double bind. In the 2020 race, some voters question the senator from Vermont’s message, and others the messenger as the campaign strains to attract new supporters....
2019-05-30 02:48

De Blasio shouts Cuba revolution slogan at Miami rally MIAMI (AP) — New York City mayor and presidential candidate Bill de Blasio shouted a Spanish slogan associated with Cuba’s Communist revolution at a rally with Miami airport workers. That drew criticism in a city heavily influenced by exiles wh...
2019-06-28 00:48

Express yourself! How the breast-pump revolution could ease maternal stress As hi-tech pumps enter the market, it’s hoped the hassle and difficulty of feeding a small baby will soon be consigned to the pastMost women who have ever had to express breast milk will recognise the facial expressions of the comedian Amy Schumer in...
2019-06-14 01:48

Nigeria security agents arrest activist for calling for revolution Nigerian security agents arrested Omoyele Sowore, an activist, news organization founder and former presidential candidate who was calling for revolution, the security agency said on Sunday....
2019-08-05 07:00

Biden: If You Don't Want to Work With Republicans, Start a 'Real, Physical Revolution' At the Poor People’s Campaign’s presidential forum tonight, former Vice President Joe Biden took a shot at Sen. Bernie Sanders when he was asked about cooperating with Republicans to pass legislation....
2019-06-18 09:16

Hong Kong Workers Go On Strike to Support the ‘Revolution of Our Time’ Unable to get to work during a citywide strike that crippled public transportation Monday, lawyers, bankers, teachers and other professionals filed into public squares, joining more than a half dozen rallies crisscrossing Hong Kong. In Admiralty, an ...
2019-08-05 12:48

Puerto Rico protesters rally around what they're calling the start of a revolution Erica Diaz's 6-year-old daughter convinced her to join the burgeoning protest movement against Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló. The 40-year-old stay-at-home mom had never attended a protest....
2019-07-24 07:32

| WATCH: Sudan protesters flood capital to defend 'revolution' 'Just fall, just fall,' Hadia chanted, her voice cutting through the din as a convoy of paramilitaries rolled past a mass of flag-waving protesters in downtown Khartoum....
2019-07-01 20:16

A Revolution in Brittany: Mayors Defy French State to Ban Pesticides A mayor banned pesticide use on the farms surrounding his village. Even though he was prosecuted for doing so, dozens of other mayors have followed his lead....
2019-09-19 18:00

Gareth Southgate’s constant revolution leaves England in a spin Change is good but the England manager’s tactical tinkering is starting to feel reckless as the Euro 2020 defeat in Prague shows“At that moment, Svejk looked as if he had fallen down from the skies from another planet and was now looking with a naive...
2019-10-12 21:16

Antonio Neri and Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s cultural revolution Enlarge / Antonio Neri, president and chief executive officer of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), speaks during the HPE Discovery conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, US, on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Neri is pivoting HPE toward delivering all its product...
2019-09-02 15:48

It took years and a sabermetrics revolution to put Mike Mussina in the Hall of Fame Mussina is one of the most notable examples of how the rise of sabermetrics and advanced analytics has changed the perception and dialogue surrounding individual Hall of Fame cases — for the better....
2019-07-21 01:49

| Grief-struck families of Sudan's revolution seek justice Amidst mounds of sand capped by handwritten signs naming the dead, Khadom embraces the tomb of her son, one of the more than 200 killed in Sudan's months-long turmoil....
2019-07-10 13:32

Joe Biden unveils $5 trillion plan for climate change 'revolution' Democratic 2020 hopeful Joe Biden unveiled details of his plan to fight climate change, which would cost $5 trillion, produce net-zero emissions and institute an entirely clean energy economy within 30 years....
2019-06-04 21:16

It took years, and a sabermetrics revolution, to put Mike Mussina in the Hall of Fame Mussina is one of the most notable examples of how the rise of sabermetrics and advanced analytics has changed the perception and dialogue surrounding individual Hall of Fame cases — for the better....
2019-07-19 14:16

Mars missions and rockets: Cornwall in deep-space revolution Scientists at a satellite earth station in Cornwall say they will be able to provide deep-space communication facilities for missions to Mars within the next five years. ...
2019-07-19 10:32

Evan Rachel Wood met Sophia the robot, so look for the Host revolution to start soon Anyone who has seen HBO’s Westworld knows that a single fateful conversation with an advanced AI (Hosts, in the show’s parlance) can have all sorts of apocalyptic implications for the future of mankind, especially if the person doing the conversing s...
2019-09-05 19:32

What to Know About the Origins of ‘Left’ and ‘Right’ in Politics, From the French Revolution to the 2020 Presidential Race On Thursday night, when 10 Democratic presidential primary candidates grace a Houston stage to debate the future of their party, they’ll all be hoping to differentiate themselves from their competitors. After all, while they all want to represe...
2019-09-13 04:16

Chinese Official Warns Hong Kong Protesters Against ‘Color Revolution’ “The violence is getting more and more intense” in Hong Kong, the mainland official said just days after protests and a citywide strike resulted in clashes with the police....
2019-08-08 08:00

Why you don’t hear Trump or Farage talking about the tech revolution | John Harris Protecting people against the chaos wreaked by automation should be a priority. But populists would rather talk about tradeThis week’s nightmare is the arrival of Boris Johnson; the autumn brings the Brexit watershed. Soon after, the 2020 US election...
2019-07-22 08:16

THE IN-STORE CHECKOUT REVOLUTION: How payments companies can take advantage of a $21 billion opportunity This is a preview of The In-Store Checkout Report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all E-Commerce industry research reports. Although there are only a handful of autonomous checkout stores toda...
2019-06-10 01:16

Battery pioneers who made mobile revolution possible win Nobel chemistry prize Three scientists have won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for putting power in peoples pockets by developing rechargeable lithium-ion batteries which made the global information technology, mobile and fossil-fuel free revolutions possible....
2019-10-09 22:32

We must have a green industrial revolution. And Labour will lead it | Rebecca Long-Bailey We must draw on our history to find a way through the environmental crisis that faces usWhere I grew up, visits to Manchester’s Science and Industry Museum were a staple rainy-day activity. I remember the clanking of the huge, iron waterwheel and bei...
2019-05-21 14:38

Sudan protesters hail 'revolution' after agreeing power-sharing deal Sudan's pro-democracy movement claims to have secured a "revolution" after reaching a power-sharing agreement with the country's ruling military council....
2019-07-05 16:16

The biggest revolution in gene editing: Crispr-Cas9 explained – video Prof Jennifer Doudna, one the pioneers of Crispr-Cas9 gene editing, explains how this revolutionary discovery enables precise changes to our DNA, which can be used to correct mutations that cause genetic diseases and eradicate them from a germ line. ...
2019-05-21 14:38

Nimble tech firms must adapt as AV revolution hits speed bumps Faced with the harsh reality that an autonomous future is further away than originally promised, smaller companies in the self-driving space are pivoting to alternate uses for their technology....
2019-09-24 05:00

Move over, Disney! Meet the woman leading the LGBT cartoon revolution A gay-eity in the geek world, Rebecca Sugar is shaking up animation with a gender-neutral hero, an army of non-binary women – and the first lesbian wedding on kids’ TVAs a child, Rebecca Sugar always loved those “animated movies that ended in a beaut...
2019-10-01 22:16

America's wackiest cell phone towers may be key to solve the 'ugly' 5G revolution Whether you are cruising down the Florida Panhandle, or taking the uninterrupted highways of Montana, there is nothing more American than... camouflaged cell phone towers. That's right, full incognito mode for the venerable equipment that delivers yo...
2019-06-10 17:00

Millennials have sparked a sober revolution, and alcohol brands are starting to notice It’s everywhere you look these days: #SoberCurious, #SoberIsSexy, #SoberLife and #SoberSaturday. There are sober nightclubs, sober early-morning dance parties, Instagram influencers who anchor their o......
2019-06-27 21:16

Bernie Sanders pushes for drastic change to US economy: 'We need a political revolution' Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., is in full force with his push for democratic socialism as he looks to increase support for his 2020 presidential campaign....
2019-06-16 19:16

Sudan military agrees to sharing power, protesters claim victory for their 'revolution' Leaders of Sudan's pro-democracy movement welcomed on Friday the power-sharing agreement with the ruling military council as a victory for their "revolution," raising hopes for an end to the three-month standoff with the generals and deadly violence....
2019-07-05 16:16

'Neural revolution': Royal Society calls for inquiry into new wave of brain implants Scientists think devices could allow people to communicate telepathically or the paralysed to walk in the next decades Society must prepare for a technological revolution in which brain implants allow people to communicate by telepathy, download new ...
2019-09-10 18:16

Nimble tech firms must adapt as promised self-driving revolution hits speed bumps When Silicon Valley startup Phantom Auto was formed in 2017, it was one of many software suppliers hitching their fortunes to self-driving cars, confident that fleets of robotaxis would be using their technology within a few years....
2019-09-23 16:16

‘I’m Back to Riding My Own Bike.’ Higher Prices Threaten Silicon Valley’s Mobility Revolution When JUMP’s bright red bikes started appearing on the streets of San Francisco last year, Ian Chesal was relieved. His lengthy commute, from the hills of Oakland to his tech company’s San Francisco office, involved driving to the subway, ...
2019-08-09 19:00

At UN, Sudanese Prime Minister says ‘great revolution has succeeded,’ country will rebuild, restore values The “great revolution” of Sudan has succeeded and the Government and people and will now rebuild and restore the values ​​of human coexistence and social cohesion in the country as they try and turn the page on three decades of “abhorrent oppression,...
2019-09-28 18:00

FOCUS-Nimble tech firms must adapt as promised self-driving revolution hits speed bumps When Silicon Valley startup Phantom Auto was formed in 2017, it was one of many software suppliers hitching their fortunes to self-driving cars, confident that fleets of robotaxis would be using their technology within a few years....
2019-09-23 15:16

Jordan Petaia to make debut as Wallabies make 12 changes for Uruguay clash Nic White and Christian Lealiifano return to sideMatt Toomua to start at inside centre in OitaJordan Petaia will make his long-awaited debut for the Wallabies and become the youngest Australian to play at a Rugby World Cup when they face Uruguay in O...
2019-10-02 14:48

Your birth control pill could make you feel less sexy — and it could also make you less attractive to potential partners Sarah Schmalbruch/INSIDER Most of us have probably heard that the birth control pill can make us less interested in sex. Research suggests the pill may also make men less interested in sex with you. The periovulatory phase of your cycle (that window...
2019-09-27 22:32

UPDATE 2-FOCUS-Nimble tech firms must adapt as promised self-driving revolution hits speed bumps When Silicon Valley startup Phantom Auto was formed in 2017, it was one of many software suppliers hitching their fortunes to self-driving cars, confident that fleets of robotaxis would be using their technology within a few years....
2019-09-23 17:16

The woman leading Ford's EV revolution: 2019's Great British Women in the Car Industry - Rising Stars winner Emma King is at the coalface of Ford’s electrification drive Emma King, the Model T-owning overall winner of this year’s Great British Women competition, is Ford through and through Not many Ford employees can claim to have in their possession one...
2019-06-19 15:32

PSG CEO: Nobody forced Neymar to sign with us Paris Saint-Germain chairman and CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi has warned record signing Neymar he only wants players who are "willing to give everything for the shirt."...
2019-06-18 01:16

That Offer to Make You Debt-Free? It Can Make You Worse Off Debt-settlement firms powered by the credit-reporting industry seek out struggling consumers to sell them plans that can leave them with high fees, damaged credit and a tax bill....
2019-08-11 08:48

Forced or Not? Why U.S. Says China Steals Technology It’s one of the most contentious fronts in the U.S.-China trade war: so-called forced technology transfers. The term refers to a spectrum of practices through which foreign companies that want to operate in China are induced to part with their know-h...
2019-06-16 00:32

1 in 16 US women forced or coerced into first-time sex Many American women are physically forced or coerced into having sex for the first time, and a new study suggests these women have a higher risk for developing sexual and general health problems....
2019-09-17 02:00

TPD helicopter forced to land near UA mall TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department’s helicopter had to make an unscheduled landing Monday night after an indicator light for the engine illuminated. According to Sgt. Pete Dugan with TPD, the air unit was responding to a call for a possible suicid...
2019-09-18 09:32

Remember When Apple Forced a U2 Album on Us All? September 9, 2014 started out like any other day. The birds were chirping, the sun was shining, and everyone was gearing up to hear what new Apple products the tech giant would be......
2019-09-10 00:16

Millions of child grooms forced into marriage, UN says Some 115 million boys worldwide entered marriage before the age of 18, a new study by the UN's children's agency shows. The marriage of minors "steals childhood," UNICEF's executive director said....
2019-06-07 10:16

North Koreans 'forced to pay bribes' to survive North Koreans are forced to pay bribes to officials to survive and are living in a "vicious cycle of deprivation, corruption and repression", a UN report says. ...
2019-05-28 14:16

GE says forced to redesign part for GE9X jet engine GE Aviation has found unexpected wear in a part for its new engine for the new Boeing 777X passenger plane, forcing a delay of several months while it redesigns and tests the part, the engine maker said on Monday....
2019-06-17 09:48

Lil Nas X somehow forced to explain homophobia to Kevin Hart Here, have some quick biographical facts about Kevin Hart and Lil Nas X, apropos of whatever: Hart is 40, one of the world’s highest-paid stand-up comics, and, for like a minute there, he was supposed to host the Oscars earlier this year. Said minute...
2019-09-05 15:48

Three Beaten Up, Forced To Chant "Jai Shri Ram" In Assam Barely two weeks after a youth was arrested for forcing some Muslim youths to chant 'Jai Shri Ram', four miscreants in Assam's Barpeta district thrashed three Muslim youths and forced them to chant......
2019-07-07 10:16

Joe Biden’s cancer nonprofit forced to shut down The nonprofit foundation established by former Vice President Biden to find a cure for cancer​ after the death of the Democratic candidate’s son from the disease is shutting down, according to a report on Monday. ​The Biden Cancer Initiative wa...
2019-07-15 20:00

Kerr: Forced trade by Davis 'bad for the league' Warriors coach Steve Kerr says free agents have every right to change teams, but when players such as Anthony Davis are forcing trades before contracts are up, then it's "bad for the league."...
2019-07-24 22:01

Hulu execs believe Netflix will eventually be forced to run ads A few years ago, back in 2015 to be exact, Netflix decided to run a harmless little experiment. For an extremely brief stint, Netflix began advertising promos for its own original programming between episodes while customers were in the midst of a bi...
2019-06-20 21:00

Apple’s new credit card comes with forced arbitration—here’s how to opt out Enlarge / Shiny! Apple's new credit card is rolling out in stages to interested users (I got mine on Monday) and the early reception is generally positive. The card's primary draw isn't in its benefits, which are perfectly fine but not outstanding...
2019-08-14 23:32

Infiniti forced to move back in with parent Nissan Motor Co. last week said Infiniti's headquarters would leave Hong Kong for Japan in 2020 as part of a push to centralize and streamline operations....
2019-06-03 09:16

Let's Debunk This BS Trump Campaign Ad, Since We're Going to Be Forced to Watch it Anyway There aren’t enough hours in a day to address the cataract of lies shat out by the Trump administration during “normal” times, to say nothing of misinformation threatening to drown us during primary season. But this Trump campaign ad stoking fear of ...
2019-07-31 18:16

Gov. Edwards of Louisiana Forced Into Runoff With Republican Republicans mounted an aggressive campaign to unseat Gov. John Bel Edwards, one of the few Democratic governors in the South. He was forced into a runoff scheduled for next month....
2019-10-13 11:00

CMB could be forced out of WFAN by Mike Francesa’s indecisiveness The future of WFAN’s “Carlin, Maggie & Bart” is in question, The Post has learned. In an odd situation, CMB’s status for the fall is unclear, even as they generate very strong ratings, including being tied for first in their time slot two-thirds of t...
2019-06-12 19:16

Djokovic booed after being forced to retire at US Open In an era where men's tennis has been dominated by the "Big 3" of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka can at times be a forgotten man....
2019-09-02 18:00

Autistic Boy Was Forced to Leave a Church. He Got an Apology. When Paul Rimmer took his son to a service at King’s Chapel in Cambridge, England, an usher asked them to leave. Mr. Rimmer’s letter to the dean went viral, with many parents sharing similar stories....
2019-06-20 02:48

Make-A-Wish granted my brother $15,000. Why did it make me angry? Courtney Lund O’Neill’s brother was granted a material wish but her family’s spiritual wish for his healing went unansweredWhen my little brother was granted a wish from Make-A-Wish earlier this year, I wasn’t happy like my mom was, who doled out the...
2019-05-31 09:16

Verstappen: Formula 1 stewards forced to give certain penalties Max Verstappen believes stewards do not want to give certain penalties during Formula 1 races but are obliged to do so because of how the rulebook is worded...
2019-06-20 17:48

SpaceX was forced to delay its Starlink mission yet again, but for a different reason Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: SpaceX was planning on launching a suite of 60 communications satellites last night but it was forced to scrub the mission and push it to a later date. That should probably sound familiar since that&rsqu...
2019-05-21 15:00

Euro Papers: Joao Felix 'forced' into Man Utd transfer? "According to Portuguese paper Correio da Manhã, Jorge Mendes is attempting to force Joao Felix into accepting a transfer to one of Atletico Madrid or Manchester United..."...
2019-05-21 15:32

Boris Johnson 'will be forced from power if he defies no-deal law' If PM fails to comply with anti-no deal act, he could face jail, legal experts warnBoris Johnson would trigger a legal and constitutional crisis that would force his resignation as prime minister if he failed to obey a law mandating him to seek anoth...
2019-09-08 06:16

Chevron has been in Venezuela for nearly 100 years. It could finally be forced to leave Chevron's nearly century-long relationship with Venezuela might not survive the Maduro regime's fight with the United States. Not only is Venezuela's infrastructure crumbling, but the OPEC member's national oil company has been sanctioned by the Trum...
2019-06-19 20:48

Mom forced to breastfeed son on train floor when no one offered her a seat Sophie Molineux, 22, her toddler Chester Moore and partner Rob Moore were heading from Shropshire to Ludlow for a family outing Tuesday when they couldn’t find a seat on the packed train, Molineux told The Mirror....
2019-08-24 00:00

Namibia forced by drought to auction 1,000 wild animals Southern African nation aiming to limit starvation and generate conservation fundsDrought-hit Namibia has authorised the sale of at least 1,000 wild animals – including elephants and giraffes – to limit loss of life and generate US$1.1 million for co...
2019-06-16 11:16

UN committee condemns Mexico in forced disappearance case A United Nations committee says Mexico is responsible for a forced disappearance that occurred in Veracruz state in 2010 and has asked for a renewed investigation...
2019-08-08 01:16

At Least 100 Bahamians Forced Off Boat Headed to U.S. Because They Didn’t Have Visas Adding to what is undoubtedly a deeply traumatic experience—losing one’s home and upending any sense of safety and normalcy—many evacuated Bahamians bound for Florida in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian were told they could not enter the United Stat...
2019-09-10 02:16

Daniel Jones has forced the Eli Manning clock to already start Daniel Jones showed up as The Natural in his preseason debut, and the unmistakable rumble of his thundering footsteps cannot possibly go in one of Eli Manning’s ears and out the other. No one is calling Daniel Jones a draft-day reach anymore, only a ...
2019-08-10 06:00

Johnson 'may be forced to defy law' on no-deal Brexit - report Boris Johnson is returning to London today to consider his next move in the Brexit crisis, cutting short his visit to the Queen at her Scottish holiday home....
2019-09-07 10:00

10,000 people forced out, 15 homes destroyed by Alberta wildfires The Alberta government said hot, dry and windy conditions fueling the northern wildfires aren't going away soon and will make fighting the fires difficult, so people need to prepare themselves....
2019-05-31 20:32

Trudeau denies Quebec MP forced out for not lauding him as feminist Eva Nassif told the Globe and Mail she wasn't nominated to run in the Vimy riding because she didn't publicly support Trudeau as a feminist after the SNC-Lavalin scandal....
2019-09-26 09:00

Ex forced dog to poop on Park Ave pad’s carpets after breakup: suit He’s a walking advertisement for breakups gone wrong. An aging adman’s former boy toy is allegedly refusing to leave the spacious Park Avenue pad they shared — and has launched a harassment campaign in a bid to wring a financial settlement out of the...
2019-09-29 05:32

Suzann Pettersen forced out of first Solheim Cup morning by illness • Norwegian says she is ‘fine’ but misses foursomes• Korda sisters to make history as first siblings in Solheim CupSuzann Pettersen’s propensity to create headlines at the Solheim Cup shows no sign of abating. Four years after being central to chaos ...
2019-09-12 22:32

Boris Johnson could be forced out as UK Prime Minister next week British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could be forced out of office next week as opposition lawmakers try to join forces to replace him with an interim administration in order to secure another Brexit delay....
2019-09-29 01:00

US and Taliban could be forced into awkward alliance to take out ISIS in Afghanistan It may have seemed inconceivable 18 years ago following the September 11 terrorist attacks and the invasion of Afghanistan, but the United States is inching closer to a peace agreement with the Afghan Taliban....
2019-08-28 10:32

UK's Eye On Indian Subcontinent Flights As It Tracks Forced Marriages With summer holidays beginning in Britain this week, officials are redoubling efforts at the border to stop young people being dragged into forced marriages....
2019-07-17 18:00

EU warns Iran it may be forced to withdraw from nuclear deal EU warns it may have no choice if Iran takes further steps away from dealThe European Union has privately warned Iran that it will be forced to start withdrawing from the nuclear deal in November if Tehran goes ahead with its threat to take new steps...
2019-09-27 13:16

| One in 16 American women forced into first sexual encounter: study One in 16 American women were either forced or coerced into their first sexual encounter, according to a study investigating the long-term negative impacts of such "trauma" on women's health....
2019-09-18 07:32

Odisha Lawmaker, Who Allegedly Forced Engineer To Do Sit-Ups, Gets Bail Ruling Biju Janata Dal's Patnagarh MLA Saroj Kumar Meher was on Saturday granted conditional bail in an alleged case of harassment of a tribal junior....
2019-07-06 14:00

More women say opera’s Domingo harassed them, forced kisses Weeks after The Associated Press published a story outlining allegations of harassment against opera star Placido Domingo, 11 more women have come forward to say that the star groped, harassed them or behaved inappropriately...
2019-09-05 11:48

5 indicted in Wisconsin accused of forced immigrant labor Federal prosecutors indicted five people accused of forcing 14 Mexican immigrants to work in farms in Wisconsin "by means of serious harm and threats of serious harm."...
2019-05-23 22:32

Rocket Lab forced to push back launch due to weather SpaceX might be the worldwide leader in commercial spaceflight — and get a whole lot of attention because of it — but it’s not the only private company vying for a slice of the pie. Rocket Lab, which was founded back in 2006, offers...
2019-08-17 12:16

Boy Judge Forced Off NY Bench for Racist Facebook Meme People never learn: A part-time New York judge was forced off the bench, according to the Albany Times-Union, after posting a meme on Facebook showing a noose with the message, “IF WE WANT TO MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN WE WILL HAVE TO MAKE EVIL PEOPLE ...
2019-09-17 23:16

1 in 16 US women say first sexual experience was forced, coerced: study  The first sexual experience for 1 in 16 U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their early teens, encounters that for some may have had lasting health repercussions, a study suggests....
2019-09-18 23:32

Wander Franco could be the MLB star the Yankees were forced to miss If the Yankees missed out on baseball’s next wunderkind, they have the international signing rules to blame. The Yankees were set to sign Wander Franco, one of baseball’s top prospects, out of Latin America for $6 million, ESPN’s Je...
2019-06-11 23:48

IoM TT 2019: Hickman forced to run Superbike BMW in Senior finale The Smiths team has confirmed that five-time Isle of Man TT race winner Peter Hickman will race a full Superbike-spec BMW S1000RR in Friday's Senior finale...
2019-06-07 15:48

Referee who forced wrestler to cut dreadlocks banned for two years Alan Maloney given two-year ban for December 2018 incidentNew Jersey referee is suing for defamation, emotional distressA referee who told a New Jersey high school wrestler to cut his dreadlocks or forfeit a match last year was suspended by the state...
2019-09-19 06:00

Facebook can be forced to remove content worldwide, EU court says BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s highest court ruled Thursday that individual member countries can force Facebook to remove what they regard as unlawful material from the social network all over the world - a decision experts say could hinder fre...
2019-10-04 04:16

T-Mobile says it can’t be sued by users because of forced-arbitration clause Enlarge / A T-Mobile store in New York City. (credit: Getty Images | helen89) T-Mobile US is trying to force customers into arbitration in order to avoid a class-action lawsuit that accuses the phone carrier of violating federal law by selling its ...
2019-07-10 05:00

Game of Thrones: the stars forced to nominate themselves for Emmys Gwendoline Christie and Alfie Allen have had go it alone after HBO chose not to put them up for awards consideration. But can they win, against the odds?Unless you actively enjoy excruciatingly drawn-out scenes of roundtable policy minutiae, the Game...
2019-07-18 15:32

Boris Johnson Says Immigrants to U.K. Should Be Forced to Learn English With two weeks left in the race to become prime minister, the front-runner is tacking to the right, reflecting the views of Conservative Party members....
2019-07-06 13:48

"Can We Be Forced To Attend Assembly?" Karnataka Rebels In Top Court Karnataka Crisis Updates: The Supreme Court is hearing the plea of 15 rebel lawmakers of the ruling Congress-Janata Dal Secular coalition in Karnataka who have petitioned against the state's Speaker......
2019-07-16 09:48

Planned Parenthood president Leana Wen forced out by board Wen tweeted that the board ‘ended my employment at a secret meeting’, after she had been in the job for only eight monthsThe president of Planned Parenthood has been forced out of her position after only eight months on the job.Dr Leana Wen said in a...
2019-07-17 00:16

San Francisco eyes forced treatment for mentally ill addicts SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors are considering a proposal to force drug addicts with serious mental illnesses into treatment. Mayor London Breed and other supporters of the proposal say the move known as conservatorship is necessary t...
2019-06-04 10:00

Man, Woman Forced To Share Stretcher In Indore Hospital In a shocking case of apathy, a male and female patient were forced to share a stretcher while being wheeled to the X-Ray room at a government hospital in Indore...
2019-07-04 09:16

The new feminist armpit hair revolution: half-statement, half-ornament Female body hair is becoming more visible in popular culture and, while the issue has been around for decades, the new enthusiasm for hirsuteness has a 21st-century twistI am usually late to catch on to shifts in the zeitgeist; this one came to my at...
2019-06-24 07:48

'This is where the revolution began': Thousands celebrate WorldPride in NYC New York City is hosting a massive Pride march on Sunday, topping off a month of rallies, parties and conferences celebrating the LGBTQ community.        ...
2019-07-01 07:00

Stressed out Facebook monitors forced to toil in filth: report The contract workers tasked with keeping Facebook free of disturbing content — including beheadings and child pornography — are often forced to toil in unsafe, filthy working conditions, a new report has found. Employees at a Tampa, Fla., office of C...
2019-06-19 23:48

Exiled Hong Kong protesters forced to demonstrate from abroad Dozens of young Hong Kong demonstrators have been forced to leave the city due to fears over their security. Two pro-democracy leaders say they will continue their advocacy in exile....
2019-09-26 01:32

Sex cult leader who branded victims and forced them to have abortions caged THE vile mastermind of a cult who branded his victims with his initials, kept them on a starvation diet and ordered them to have sex with him has been found guilty....
2019-06-20 06:00

In Drought-Hit Beed, Locals Forced To Drink Contaminated Water In the drought-hit Beed district of Maharashtra, cases of water-related diseases have gone up in the last couple of months. Amid water shortage, people here say they are forced to drink contaminated......
2019-06-07 17:48

Facebook Can Be Forced to Delete Content Worldwide, E.U.’s Top Court Rules The decision that individual countries can order Facebook to take down posts globally sets a benchmark for the reach of European laws governing the internet....
2019-10-03 21:16

Kevin Durant forced to leave Game 5 of NBA Finals with injury Durant, who had been out since May 8 with a calf strain, returned to the starting lineup with his team down 3-1 in the series against the Toronto Raptors....
2019-06-11 07:32

3 Hospitals in Alabama Forced to Turn Patients Away After Ransomware Attack Three hospitals in Alabama remained closed Wednesday “to all but the most critical new patients” due to a ransomware attack that disrupted medical care. “A criminal is limiting our ability to use our computer systems in exchange for...
2019-10-02 20:16

Karnataka Rebel Lawmakers Must Not Be Forced To Attend House: Top Court Karnataka Political Crisis: The Supreme Court today said that the Karnataka Speaker is free to decide on resignations of 15 rebel lawmakers of the ruling Congress-Janata Dal Secular coalition in......
2019-07-17 09:16

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband fears she will be forced to confess British-Iranian woman held by Revolutionary Guards in mental hospital in TehranThe husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian woman detained in Tehran, says he is becoming increasingly worried she is being pressured to sign a forced co...
2019-07-17 11:48

Facebook can be forced to remove illegal content worldwide: EU court Facebook can be ordered to police and remove illegal content worldwide, Europe’s top court said on Thursday, in a landmark ruling that rights advocates say could allow authoritarian regimes to silence critics. The ruling came just a week after the sa...
2019-10-03 16:16

Muslim Men Beaten Up In Assam's Barpeta, Forced To Chant "Jai Shri Ram" Complaints were filed against a little-known right-wing organisation on Thursday for allegedly assaulting a group of Muslim men in Assam and forcing them to utter slogans "Jai Shri Ram" and "Pakistan......
2019-06-21 07:32

Senators ask CBP to block imports of cocoa made with forced labor Senators Sherrod Brown of Ohio and Ron Wyden of Oregon urged the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency to block the import of cocoa made with forced labor in a letter published on Tuesday....
2019-07-17 06:00

VSCC forced into race event cancellation due to lack of entries The Vintage Sports-Car Club has been forced to cancel a race meeting due to a lack of entries for what is believed to be the first time in its 85-year history...
2019-09-17 21:00

New Yorkers would pick Gillibrand over de Blasio in 2020 — if forced to choose It would be no contest if New York Democratic voters had to choose just between the two hometown candidates running for president — Mayor Bill de Blasio and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Gillibrand trounces de Blasio 56 percent to 25 percent, with the res...
2019-06-10 17:48

Forced Stake Sale Behind Fall, Says Yes Bank After Shares Plunge 23% Yes Bank said on Wednesday that the steep fall in its shares the previous day was primarily on account of forced stake sale by a large shareholder. The statement from the private sector lender came a......
2019-10-02 21:16

Company making Costco pajamas flagged for forced labor The Trump Administration is blocking shipments from a Chinese company making baby pajamas sold at Costco warehouses after the manufacturer was accused of forcing ethnic minorities to sew clothes against their will....
2019-10-08 20:32

Woman billed $105,000 after 'dangerous' behavior forced flight diversion A passenger whose "extremely disruptive behavior" caused a flight to be diverted with a military escort has been sent a bill for £85,000 ($105,000) and permanently banned from the airline....
2019-07-18 20:48

Pakistan Judge "Forced" To Convict Nawaz Sharif, Says Daughter Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Maryam Nawaz has released a video clip purportedly showing an accountability court judge allegedly confessing that he was "blackmailed and forced" to convict former......
2019-07-07 12:16

California Church Leaders Lured Homeless Into Forced Labor, U.S. Says A dozen leaders of a California-based ministry have been accused of forcing vulnerable people to panhandle “for the financial benefit of the church leaders,” federal prosecutors said....
2019-09-12 17:16

StockX forced password resets after 'suspicious activity' alert For all the sneakerheads and hypebeasts out there, if you received an email from StockX asking you to reset your password, then it was probably authentic. The online marketplace told Engadget in a statement that it was "recently alerted to suspicious...
2019-08-02 19:00

Kevin Spacey accuser may be forced to testify about missing cellphone Massachusetts judge has ordered the accuser, his parents and his lawyer to appear in court if phone wanted by lawyers is not foundThe man who accused Kevin Spacey of groping him at a bar could be forced to testify about what happened to a cellphone w...
2019-07-08 15:32

Facebook forced to take action against fraudsters peddling fake Libra It’s barely been a month since Facebook unleashed its cryptocurrency Libra into the wild and published its whitepaper. But already, the social media giant has been forced to address a growing number of fake communications associated to its digital as...
2019-07-23 15:01

Lawyer calls for action as more disabled Mounties allege they were forced out “If you are maintaining a list of people wronged by the RCMP, please add my name" — a Global News investigation has sparked new concerns about Mountie dismissals....
2019-06-01 17:00

Sao Miguel das Missoes Brazil, A Mission Forced to Abandon its Converts Brazil is a huge country, well known for its carnivals, rich coffee, fantastic soccer players, and diverse heritage. One of its most remarkable archaeological sites is the São Miguel das Missões. This is an extraordinary example of 18th century archi...
2019-06-01 18:32

Dubai princess seeks forced marriage protection order The estranged sixth wife of the ruler of Dubai, Princess Haya bint al-Hussein, applied in a London court Tuesday for a forced marriage protection order....
2019-07-31 20:32

Popular Tucson restaurant, temple forced to close after fire TUCSON — Sharon Cooksey’s husband noticed a car was on fire Tuesday night, just feet away from where their restaurant and spiritual temple, Govinda’s has stood in midtown since 1992. “People were in the restaurant, it was a cr...
2019-07-06 08:00

He was abducted and forced into a deadly scheme to extort marijuana from his father Young entrepreneur Curtis Jenkins III from Camden was kidnapped and killed after being lured to Fairview address, authorities say.        ...
2019-07-05 16:48

Moroccan king ill, forced to miss Chirac funeral service Doctors have advised Morocco's King Mohammed VI to rest for several days to recover from a viral lung infection that forced him to miss a remembrance ceremony in Paris for France's late president Jacques Chirac, the palace said on Sunday....
2019-09-29 21:32

US ministry accused of luring homeless people into forced labor Leaders from the organization were arrested on charges of conspiracy, forced labor, document servitude and benefits fraudA dozen leaders of a California-based ministry were arrested on charges that they used homeless people as forced labor, holding t...
2019-09-12 15:00

California church leaders charged with forced labor of homeless Twelve leaders of a Southern California-based church have been arrested on charges of coercing dozens of mostly homeless people into forced labor, holding them captive and compelling them to panhandle hours a day to collect money for their overseers....
2019-09-12 06:00

California church leaders arrested for forced labor of homeless Authorities arrested a dozen leaders of a California-based church who have been accused of subjecting dozens of homeless people to forced labour and holding them against their will, prosecutors said....
2019-09-11 12:16

Evgeni Malkin forced Penguins to choose between him and Phil Kessel It was one or the other, and the Penguins chose the one they knew the best. Rising tension reportedly forced the club to choose between two of their biggest stars as Evgeni Malkin and Phil Kessel could apparently no longer co-exist. So after a tumult...
2019-09-11 21:00

Europe's top court: Facebook can be forced to remove content worldwide Europe’s top court ruled Thursday that a European judge can order Facebook and other online companies to remove content or block access to the photos, videos, or posts in question worldwide....
2019-10-04 06:16

VSCC forced into rare event cancellation due to lack of entries The Vintage Sports-Car Club has been forced to cancel a race meeting due to a lack of entries for what is believed to be the first time in its 85-year history...
2019-09-18 01:16

Raptors forced to regroup after letting NBA title slip from their grasp Canadian basketball fans did not wake up on Tuesday nursing hangovers from a championship celebration but rather with a mild sense of panic after the Toronto Raptors missed a chance to clinch a maiden NBA title....
2019-06-12 01:16

1 in 16 American Women Were Forced or Coerced Into Sex as Teens, Study Finds (CHICAGO) — The first sexual experience for 1 in 16 U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their early teens, encounters that for some may have had lasting health repercussions, a study suggests. The results were published Monday in JA...
2019-09-16 23:48

Shady ticket resale companies forced to shell out $1.5M in settlement Sneaky ticket resale companies are on the hook for $1.55 million after duping customers into buying tickets the firms didn’t even have, according to a settlement announced Wednesday. State Attorney General Letitia James’ office sued compa...
2019-07-10 23:48

Huawei forced to launch Mate 30 phone without Google apps New Android smartphone falls foul of trade war and Trump’s blacklisting of Chinese firmThe launch of Huawei’s latest smartphone, the Mate 30, has been hampered by the ongoing trade war between China and the US, which has resulted in Google pulling it...
2019-09-19 18:00

Family forced to flee $11,000-a-month pad because of animal poop: suit The wafting scent of animal poop turned an $11,000-a-month Manhattan pad into a virtual pet-store toilet — and sent the occupants fleeing, a lawsuit claims. The Kahn family began leasing an apartment at luxury building 10 Madison Square West in Augus...
2019-09-29 05:32

3 Forced To Consume Human Excreta On Suspicion Of Witchcraft In Jharkhand Three people were allegedly forced to consume human excreta in Jharkhand's Giridih town last week on the suspicion of practising witchcraft, the police said on today....
2019-07-23 13:48

Norway Politician Forced Sex on Asylum Seekers, Court Finds Svein Ludvigsen, a former fisheries minister and regional governor, was sentenced to five years in prison for exploiting his power, forcing three young men from Asia and Africa to have sex with him....
2019-07-05 03:01

Gay World of WarCraft guild forced to change name because of user complaints Enlarge / What's to become of the WoW Classic guild "GAY BOYS"? (credit: Aurich Lawson / Blizzard) Public scrutiny of game developer Blizzard's relationship with free speech was already high this week. It intensified on Thursday, but the latest Bli...
2019-10-11 17:16

School forced black student to ‘Sharpie in’ his haircut: lawsuit Another black student has been humiliated by school faculty over hair. Pearland Independent School District in Texas is being hit with a lawsuit by parents Dante Trice and Angela Washington, who say faculty at Berry Miller Junior High School discipli...
2019-08-20 18:32

Brazilian women wanted to be K-pop stars but were forced into prostitution, police say A group of Brazilian women who traveled to South Korea hoping to join its multibillion-dollar K-pop industry instead found themselves trafficked into prostitution, according to South Korean police....
2019-09-04 10:48

9,000 People Forced to Evacuate Over Wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands (LISBON, Portugal) — An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands was throwing flames 50 meters (160 feet) into the air on Monday, forcing emergency workers to evacuate more than 9,000 people, authorities said. The blaze — d...
2019-08-19 18:16

Muslim MTA subway worker forced to shave beard: lawsuit Bernard Wilkerson, who started at the MTA in 2001 as a conductor before moving to construction work in 2004, was handed shaving cream and a razor and told to go shear his face in the bathroom, he charges in court papers....
2019-10-13 05:16

How Venezuela’s Political Crisis Is Pushing Women Into ‘Forced Motherhood’ (CARACAS, Venezuela) — Dr. Saturnina Clemente pulls up to the small clinic in the impoverished Caucaguita neighborhood armed with one of Venezuela’s most sought-after commodities: Hormonal implants to prevent pregnancy. In a country where...
2019-08-22 03:16

Sunderland forced to pay Vélez Sarsfield £335,000 in Ricky Álvarez settlement • Argentinian club say they have been paid after legal wrangle• Player made 17 appearances after joining on loan from InterSunderland have paid out more than £335,000 to Vélez Sarsfield to settle their claim over Ricky Álvarez following a lengthy leg...
2019-08-15 02:48

College football coach forced us into apartment hell: player A football coach in California is accused of charging players up to $400 to live in an off-campus apartment packed with as many as 30 athletes — and allowing four students to live in the team’s locker room this semester. Carlos Woods, head foot...
2019-10-11 22:00

Brazilian women promised K-pop fame were forced into prostitution: police A group of Brazilian women who traveled to South Korea hoping to join its multibillion-dollar K-pop industry instead found themselves trafficked into prostitution, according to South Korean police....
2019-09-05 04:48

Himachal Pradesh Introduces Bill Against Forced Religious Conversion The Himachal Pradesh government on Thursday introduced in the assembly a bill against forced religious conversion, seeking to replace the previous legislation and providing imprisonment up to seven......
2019-08-30 00:00

ESA forced to redirect satellite after SpaceX ignores collision risk You’d never be able to tell from the ground, but the area around Earth is getting a bit crowded. Fully functional satellites from NASA, the European Space Agency, and other groups have to regularly account for all manner of manmade space junk, ...
2019-09-03 22:16

IndiGo Passengers 'Forced' To Sit In Plane Overnight In Mumbai: Report Aviation regulator DGCA will probe the alleged incident of budget carrier IndiGo forcing the passengers of its Jaipur-bound flight to sit in the stranded aircraft at Mumbai Airport on Wednesday night,......
2019-09-05 10:48

Revealed: how Trump's transgender ban has forced military members back into hiding Guardian investigation finds increased hostility towards trans people who could lose everything if they are outedDonald Trump’s ban on transgender people serving in the US military has spread a pall of fear over the 15,000 personnel it touches and em...
2019-06-13 13:48

Referee who forced New Jersey high school wrestler to cut dreadlocks gets suspension NBC — The referee who made a New Jersey high school wrestler cut his dreadlocks right before a match in order to be allowed to compete — a case that ignited debate over abuse of power and cultural bias — has been suspended from his position for...
2019-09-20 00:32

Japan, South Korea raise stakes in dispute over forced labor Japan and South Korea raised the stakes on Tuesday in a dispute that threatens to disrupt global supplies of smartphones and chips, with South Korea denouncing Japanese reports that it had transferred a sensitive chemical to North Korea....
2019-07-09 21:48

Murder suspect’s dad forced female witness to shower in bleach: cops A New Jersey man forced a woman who witnessed his son commit an alleged murder to strip out of her clothes and bathe in bleach in an effort to destroy evidence, authorities said. Frank Baker, 25, of Bridegton, NJ, was charged with murder in the shoot...
2019-07-23 23:16

BREAKING: One dead as tourists forced to flee into the sea after Italian volcano erupts A VOLCANO on the island of Stromboli has erupted, leaving at least one person dead, with tourists reportedly throwing themselves into the sea in panic....
2019-07-03 22:16

Devoid Of Accommodation, Odisha BJP Chief Whip Forced To Stay On Footpath BJP chief whip in Odisha Assembly, Mohan Charan Majhi, has claimed that he has not been allotted an official residence or guest house in Bhubaneswar, forcing him to stay on the footpath....
2019-07-14 08:32

Korean wartime forced laborers still seeking apology, reparations from Japan While a trade dispute been Japan and South Korea sparked by the issue of wartime forced labor rages on, many are still waiting for compensation and an apology....
2019-08-14 15:16

More CEOs were forced out for ethical lapses in 2018 than poor financial performance A new study by PwC found that CEO turnover hit a record high -- and that improper conduct was behind more forced departures than any other reason for the first time....
2019-05-21 18:48

Border Patrol agents forced migrant to hold sign that said ‘I like men’: report Texas Border Patrol agents allegedly demeaned a migrant in their custody by forcing him to walk around the detention facility carrying a sign that read “I like men” in Spanish, a report said Thursday. An agent at the facility witnessed th...
2019-07-05 04:48

‘Fetal Heartbeat’ vs. ‘Forced Pregnancy’: The Language Wars of the Abortion Debate Activists on both sides of the abortion fight have long chosen their words carefully, coining terms like “pro-life,” “pro-choice” and “partial-birth abortion.”...
2019-05-23 03:16

Alabama: Where You Can Be Forced to Give Birth After Being Raped and Maybe Have to Parent the Child With Your Rapist What is up with these Southern states when it comes to women’s rights? (And as a proud New Yorker with deep roots in the Tar Heel State, aka North Cackalacky, aka North Carolina, where it’s perfectly legal to continue having sex with someone who told...
2019-06-13 10:16

Facebook can be forced to remove illegal content worldwide, EU's top court decides Facebook can be ordered to police and remove illegal content worldwide, Europe's top court said on Thursday, in a landmark ruling that rights advocates say could allow authoritarian regimes to silence critics....
2019-10-03 14:48

Joe Biden forced to defend record in onslaught from younger Democrat rivals Former vice president Joe Biden was forced to defend his political record as the Democratic front-runner to take on Donald Trump in next year's election came under fierce attack from his younger rivals in a televised debate....
2019-08-01 17:16

Japan, South Korea raise the stakes in dispute over forced labor Japan and South Korea raised the stakes on Tuesday in a diplomatic dispute that threatens to disrupt global supplies of smartphones and chips, with South Korea denouncing Japanese reports that it had transferred a key chemical to North Korea....
2019-07-09 14:16

Nigeria must act to stop housing crisis and forced evictions: UN rights expert In Nigeria, homeless and other vulnerable people are being “rounded up” by police, “persecuted” and evicted, amid a massive housing crisis, a UN-appointed independent rights expert said on Tuesday....
2019-09-24 20:32

Airlines Forced to Cancel, Reroute Flights After Hong Kong Shutdown International airlines set about trying to reschedule flights for throngs of passengers caught in the political turmoil engulfing Hong Kong after authorities shut down the city’s airport, one of the world’s busiest hubs....
2019-08-12 23:48

85 Google Play apps with 8 million downloads forced fullscreen ads on users Enlarge (credit: Trend Micro) Researchers found 85 Google Play apps with more than 8 million downloads that forced users to view fullscreen ads. The apps, which posed as photography and gaming programs, contained a family of adware that was highly ...
2019-08-20 12:48

Audible forced to defend the legal difference between audiobook transcripts and, uh, "books" Today, in the exciting world of niche legal battles over publishing giant turf wars: Amazon-owned Audible is being sued by a number of major publishers over its decision to include auto-captioning services with some portions of its library of audiobo...
2019-08-25 21:32

Video of trans women forced from LA bar prompts hate crime investigation Women describe being physically removed by security after a couple inside the bar harassed and attacked themSecurity at a Los Angeles bar physically removed a group of transgender women after they were harassed and attacked by a straight couple, acco...
2019-08-27 08:16

Gay World of Warcraft guild forced to change name because of user complaints [Updated] Enlarge / What's to become of the WoW Classic guild "GAY BOYS"? (credit: Aurich Lawson / Blizzard) Public scrutiny of game developer Blizzard's relationship with free speech was already high this week. It intensified on Thursday, but the latest Bli...
2019-10-11 22:00

Al Qaeda-linked Syrian militants forced to flee key rebel town The main Syrian group linked to Al Qaeda pulled out of a key rebel town following the Syrian government forces’ campaign of bombardment and airstrikes....
2019-08-20 16:16

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field Hold all your Canadian exchange rate jokes, please. Thursday’s Packers-Raiders matchup in Winnipeg, Manitoba took place on an 80-yard field after the Raiders voiced concerns over patched goal-post holes in an end zone. The posts were moved from...
2019-08-23 05:16

Coalition forced to explain conduct of Taylor and Frydenberg over endangered grasslands Guardian Australia investigation revealed Angus Taylor met with the environment department even as it investigated a company he holds an interest in The government will be forced to explain the conduct of two of its senior ministers – Angus Taylor an...
2019-07-04 12:32

Oklahoma woman who forced kids to eat dog feces avoids jail time An Oklahoma woman who allegedly forced her two young children to eat dog feces won’t be thrown in the slammer right away — but she has been ordered to stay away from her kids, according to a new report. Mary Elizabeth Moore, 34, of the city of ...
2019-08-27 22:32

Terrorism survivors: Forced to farm, fish, fight, ‘they slaughtered three of my friends’ To mark next week’s International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism, UN News travelled to Chad and the Far North region of Cameroon in West Africa earlier in the year, to interview people who have personal stories to tell ...
2019-08-16 13:16

UK ‘modern day slavery’ ring that forced 400 victims to work for under 75 cents a day busted The largest modern-day slavery ring in the United Kingdom that saw more than 400 victims forced to work for less than 75 cents a day and live in squalor while the “masters” made millions was broken up, authorities revealed Friday....
2019-07-05 17:48

Louisiana’s Democratic Governor Forced Into Month-Long Runoff Election (BATON ROUGE, La.) — Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards’ quest for a second term as the Deep South’s only Democratic governor will stretch over another month, as voters denied him an outright primary win Saturday and sent him to a runo...
2019-10-13 17:48

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2019-09-25 20:16

Trump forced pharma firms to disclose drug prices in TV ads. A judge said no The Trump administration would have forced pharmaceutical companies to include the wholesale prices of their drugs in television advertising. But a judge blocked the effort....
2019-07-09 09:32

'Like Escaping Into the Desert': More Women Forced Into Sex Trade When Fleeing North Korea Escaping North Korea’s authoritarian regime comes at a high price. The perilous journey through China is especially punishing for many women and girls, who are forced to sell their bodies in their attempt to reach freedom....
2019-05-21 15:16

Seafarers trapped on ship for 33 months say jail threats forced them to reboard Men stranded off UAE for almost three years claim they were told they could face two-year sentence for leaving vessel unmanned Seafarers who abandoned their ship after being stranded at sea for almost three years say they were forced back to their bo...
2019-07-11 16:00

Facebook can be forced to remove content worldwide after landmark EU court ruling Facebook can be ordered to police and remove illegal content worldwide, Europe's top court said on Thursday, in a landmark ruling that rights activists say raises concerns some countries could use it to silence critics....
2019-10-04 07:48

Yankees’ Cameron Maybin forced to exit early with calf injury Cameron Maybin survived the roster crunch Thursday night with Aaron Judge’s return. The veteran outfielder did not, however, make it through Friday completely unscathed. Maybin was removed from the game with strained left calf after the third i...
2019-06-22 10:48

Dallas crane collapse probed as apartment residents forced to relocate Hundreds of apartment residents will be forced to relocate in Dallas after a powerful windstorm toppled a crane onto the building, killing one woman and injuring five others....
2019-06-11 21:32

Protruding neck disc pain forced Stanaway out of Supercars race Supercars driver Richie Stanaway has had a scan that has revealed a protruding disc in his neck is causing the pain that sidelined him from last Sunday's race at Winton...
2019-05-29 23:32

Ocasio-Cortez: Manafort shouldn't be forced into Rikers solitary confinement Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York said Wednesday it was wrong for the government to hold people in solitary confinement as she called for better treatment of Paul Manafort....
2019-06-06 12:32

AOC claims women at border facility being forced to drink 'out of toilets' after tour Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., tweeted about her first visit to a southern border detention facility on Monday and claimed there had been rampant abuse by the guards, that was going completely unchecked. ...
2019-07-02 01:16

US medical group that pushed doctors to prescribe painkillers forced to close American Pain Society accused of being pawn of big pharmaGroup took nearly $1m from leading opioid manufacturersA leading medical society, described by a US Senate report as a pawn of the pharmaceutical industry for its prominent role in pressuring d...
2019-05-25 18:01

Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged ‘sex slave’ reveals the men she claims she was forced to sleep with Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged teenage “sex slave” claims she was ordered to sleep with powerful men — including a former US senator, the former governor of New Mexico, a prominent hedge fund manager and a late longtime MIT professor. Th...
2019-08-10 01:48

AOC says migrants forced to drink toilet water after tense border visit Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez claims Border Police agents are forcing migrants to drink out of toilets and live under other extreme conditions — while the officers sit back and laugh. “I see why CBP officers were being so physically &sexually t...
2019-07-02 03:48

Thousands of North Korean Women Are Being Forced Into China’s Sex Trade, a Report Says A new report says thousands of North Korean women and girls are being forced to into marriages and sex slavery in China. An investigation by London-based non-profit Korea Future Initiative (KFI) conducted first-hand interviews over two years with 45 ...
2019-05-22 15:48

Arizona authorities searching for 'endangered' woman who was chased, forced into truck by man Authorities in Arizona believe a woman seen in surveillance video being forced into a truck by a man may be in danger, and officials are pleading with the public for help finding the unidentified pair....
2019-08-13 23:16

Japan court says forced sterilizations unconstitutional, refuses compensation: media The forced sterilization of two women decades ago as teenagers was unconstitutional, a Japanese court said on Tuesday, but rejected their demands for compensation, in the first of about 20 such cases closely watched nationwide, media said....
2019-05-28 16:32

Man Forced To Rub Nose On Shoes, Lick Dust After Tiff At Family Function A man was forced to rub his nose on the shoes of those people, who allegedly beat him after an argument broke out between them during a marriage ceremony in Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh....
2019-06-23 13:48

Senior North Korean official reappears after 'forced labour' report Photo shows Kim Yong-chol attended an art performance with Kim Jong-un on SundayA senior North Korean official who helped set up historic summits with Donald Trump has attended a concert alongside leader Kim Jong-un, according to state media, after p...
2019-06-03 06:32

Denied Ambulance, Mother Forced To Carry Body Of Her Child Home In UP A shocking incident has come to the fore in Shahjahanpur, where a woman was forced to carry the body of her child home as no ambulance was provided to them....
2019-05-28 05:16

Belgian anti-racism activist forced to flee town in blackface row Folkloric festival urged to ditch practice of parading a chained white man in black makeupAn anti-racism activist has said he was forced to leave the Belgian town of Ath on Sunday after a row with local authorities about a folkloric festival.A carniv...
2019-08-26 19:00

Thousands of Alberta residents forced out by wildfire to be allowed home Wednesday As long as conditions hold, residents of Bigstone Cree Nation and Wabasca-Demarais will be allowed to return home on Wednesday. Wildfire forced mandatory evacuations on May 29....
2019-06-11 23:16

Four Indian Women Locked, Forced To Work As Bar Dancers In Dubai, Rescued Four Indian women who were tricked into working as bar dancers flew back to home on Friday after being rescued by Dubai Police following a tip-off from the Indian consulate....
2019-06-29 20:48

DJ Arafat fans who forced open coffin and took photos held by police Fans of Ivorian singer who died in motorbike crash clashed with police after funeralIvorian police have detained 12 people as part of an investigation into the desecration of DJ Arafat’s tomb after fans opened the musician’s coffin to take pictures o...
2019-09-02 23:48

Dallas Middle Schoolers Forced to Learn in Sweltering Classrooms With Broken AC Students at a Dallas middle school started their first week of classes in sweltering indoor temperatures, as the school’s air conditioning system was still broken after weeks of repairs, the Dallas Morning News reported....
2019-08-24 00:00

Costco forced to close first store in China as shoppers jostle over chickens US retail chain Costco was forced to close its first store in China on its opening day due to overcrowding after large crowds flocked there, sparking traffic jams in the area....
2019-08-28 19:16

Senators call for crackdown on cocoa imports made with forced child labor U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown and Ron Wyden sent a letter to Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan today calling on him to crack down on imported cocoa produced with forced child labor. The senators cited an investigation by ...
2019-07-16 22:16

Planned Parenthood warns of ‘public health crisis’ after forced withdrawal from Title X “We believe there will be a public health crisis created by this denial of care,” said Sarah Stoesz, the Minnesota-based president of Planned Parenthood North Central States. “It’s a very sad day for the country.”...
2019-08-23 09:32

Canada Conservative leader forced on defensive over dual citizenship, abortion stance The leader of Canada's main opposition Conservative Party was forced on the defensive on Thursday over the disclosure he holds dual Canada-U.S. citizenship and his "pro-life" stance on abortion, less than three weeks before the national election....
2019-10-04 07:16

Valve forced to tweak its confusing Steam 'Grand Prix Summer Sale' The little cooperative game Valve conjured up to go with the Steam Summer Sale this year caused some pretty big issues, enough for the company to change things up a bit. Apparently, its mechanics were so complex, confusing and even broken that player...
2019-06-28 21:32

Planned Parenthood was just forced to admit in court to harvesting aborted fetal parts In a recent preliminary hearing in the court case against the Center for Medical Progress, a Planned Parenthood official admitted to harvesting aborted fetal parts for the purpose of selling them to human tissue procurement companies....
2019-09-13 00:00

Dubai princess seeks court order to prevent child's forced marriage The sixth wife of the billionaire ruler of Dubai has applied to a London court for an order to prevent one of her children from being forced into marriage, news agencies reported....
2019-07-31 19:32

UPDATE 1-Facebook can be forced to remove illegal content worldwide, EU's top court decides Facebook can be ordered to police and remove illegal content worldwide, Europe's top court said on Thursday, in a landmark ruling that rights advocates say could allow authoritarian regimes to silence critics....
2019-10-03 15:48

Woman who was forced to give birth in handcuffs awarded $610,000 in New York City settlement The complaint also said that she fed her baby with only one arm because she was still handcuffed after the birth.        ...
2019-07-06 03:00

Dubai Ruler’s Wife Seeks ‘Forced Marriage Protection Order’ in U.K. Court Princess Haya Bint al Hussein, the wife of Dubai’s leader, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, asked a court in London for a “forced marriage protection order,” Reuters reported Tuesday. She also filed for a “non-molestatio...
2019-07-31 21:00

Guatemalan teen was forced to work at Texas restaurant to pay off $10G smuggling debt, authorities say A Texas man faces child trafficking charges after forcing a 15-year-old Guatemalan girl to work at a restaurant to pay off a $10,000 debt she incurred in exchange for being smuggled into the U.S., authorities said Tuesday....
2019-09-12 03:00

Perry Co. woman pleads guilty to forced labor scheme involving kids PERRY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Perry County woman has admitted to allowing her boyfriend to force her children to work instead of going to school, under threat of severe punishment. Officials said 33-year-old Tiffany Walsh pleaded guilty Friday...
2019-06-30 15:16

South Korea calls for probe as forced labor feud with Japan deepens South Korea called on Friday for an international investigation of what it said were accusations by Japanese officials that it had passed some high-tech materials imported from Japan on to North Korea in violation of U.N. sanctions....
2019-07-12 15:00

| Zimbabwean comedian abducted, beaten and forced to drink sewage for 'mocking government' A popular Zimbabwean online comedian and satirist has said she was abducted from her Harare home and beaten by unknown assailants, becoming the latest perceived government critic to be attacked in recent weeks....
2019-08-23 21:32

A filmmaking family is forced into exile in the tense Sundance winner Midnight Traveler Over the past few years, the plight of political refugees has been a divisive social issue in nations around the globe, with some of our more nationalist, rabble-rousing leaders downplaying the complicated circumstances that force families to flee th...
2019-09-18 01:16

Trump lawyers ask judge to dismiss former campaign staffer's forced-kiss claim Lawyers for President Donald Trump are asking a federal judge in Florida to throw out a lawsuit filed by a 2016 campaign staffer who claims Trump grabbed her hand and forcibly kissed her at an event during the campaign....
2019-06-06 12:32

Louisiana’s Democratic governor forced into a runoff, a boost for Republicans and President Trump Gov. John Bel Edwards could have won a second term Saturday, but he fell short of the outright majority needed to avoid a Nov. 16 runoff, when he will face Republican Eddie Rispone....
2019-10-14 02:48

German theme park forced to shut down ride that looked like ‘flying swastikas’ A theme park in Germany was forced to close their new ride Eagle Fly after people said it looked like “flying swastikas.” Park guests reported the resemblance to Tatzmania theme park in Löffingen after it debuted. The ride, which opened a...
2019-08-21 03:00

Hacker who sold Uber’s and Sainsbury’s customer data forced to give up $1M in cryptocurrency A hacker has been ordered to pay back over $1.1 million (£900,000) in cryptocurrency after carrying out attacks on several well-known businesses including Uber, Sainsbury’s, and Groupon. Grant West, a 27-year-old, who lived in a caravan park in Kent,...
2019-08-23 17:00

Liberal Media Scream: Joy Behar seeks ‘remuneration' for women ‘forced’ to have children This week’s Liberal Media Scream features the view of members of The View that women barred from abortions should be paid for being forced to have children....
2019-09-23 20:48

Branded "Witch", Nepal Woman Beaten Up, Forced To Eat Human Excreta: Cops A 35-year-old woman in Nepal was allegedly beaten up and forced to eat human faeces by a group of villagers over accusations of witchcraft, the police said on Sunday....
2019-08-19 02:32

Florida city reportedly fires IT director after being forced to pay $460G in ransomware attack A Florida city fired an information technology employee following a 400,000 malware payout to hackers in a cyber attack, which targeted their servers, phones, and emails— although the city insurer covered most costs. ...
2019-07-02 21:48

Japan summons South Korea envoy in escalating row over wartime forced labor Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono summoned South Korea's ambassador on Friday in a deepening diplomatic row over compensation for Korean wartime forced labor that threatens global supply of microchips and smartphone displays....
2019-07-19 05:00

WRAPUP 1-Japan summons S.Korea envoy in escalating row over wartime forced labour Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono summoned South Korea's ambassador on Friday in a deepening diplomatic row over compensation for Korean wartime forced labour that threatens global supply of microchips and smartphone displays....
2019-07-19 04:48

Rumors of Trump rule forced thousands of immigrants to cancel vital benefits ‘Public charge rule’ won’t block green cards for those using public benefits, but misinformation has already caused disruptionWhen rumors that the Trump administration would block immigrants using public benefits from getting green cards began in lat...
2019-08-16 13:48

Cops search lake where Jennifer Dulos’ kids were allegedly forced to water ski Divers were scouring the lake off Old Farms Road in Avon — a wealthy suburb of Hartford — while troopers with dogs searched through nearby woods, the Hartford Courant reported....
2019-06-13 01:01

Art Briles' high school team could be forced to forfeit games due to ineligible players A Tuesday ruling said the Texas high school team coached by Art Briles could be forced to forfeit up to five games due to usage of ineligible players.       ...
2019-10-09 16:32

Airbnb snafu forced lawyer to sleep on Manhattan park bench: lawsuit New Jersey lawyer Joseph Rakofsky had Airbnb find him a last-minute accommodation through the app, but they wouldn’t cover the difference in cost, the suit claims....
2019-10-10 04:32

Black Woman Alleges She Was Denied Service, Forced to Give Up Her Seat for White Men Welcome to 2019: Where our president is racist, our college campuses aren’t far behind, and black people are apparently still expected to give up their seat to white folks....
2019-06-28 23:16

Thousands forced to flee as rights group warns of 'war' in Colombia border area Three groups are fighting over drug routes and coca plantations as 40,000 have fled their homes, says Human Rights WatchIllegal armed groups have forced about 40,000 people to flee their homes as they fight for control of drug trafficking routes in C...
2019-08-08 20:16

More People Should Have Donated: Wikipedia Has Announced They Will Be Forced To Take Down Their Entry For ‘Ostrich’ Due To Lack Of Funding One of the world’s most popular reference sources is facing a financial crisis that has forced them to make significant cuts and will no doubt leave readers struggling to adjust: Wikipedia has announced that they will be forced to take down their ent...
2019-10-04 17:00

Forced pregnancy in Italy violated ‘woman’s human right to health’, UN experts rule  The Italian Government violated a woman’s “human right to health” after a law which denied her the right to refuse fertility treatment she had previously agreed to, “led her to undergo a forced pregnancy”, the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cul...
2019-05-21 17:16

European Space Agency forced to redirect satellite after SpaceX ignores risk You’d never be able to tell from the ground, but the area around Earth is getting a bit crowded. Fully functional satellites from NASA, the European Space Agency and other groups have to regularly account for all manner of manmade space junk and occa...
2019-09-04 17:48

Amazon Echo devices are assembled by teenagers forced to work overtime hours In a scathing report that shouldn’t shock anyone, a new expose from China Labor Watch reveals that a Foxconn-owned factory has been employing upwards of 1,500 teenagers (aged 16-18) as interns. Their task? Making speakers for Amazon. While ther...
2019-08-10 04:48

American Airlines flight forced to land because of unruly passenger, who yelled 'you're all screwed' An American Airlines flight was forced to make an unscheduled stop after a male passenger became unruly, punching seats, yelling at other passengers and smoking cigarettes....
2019-09-23 06:16

Just Outside Paris, a Very Old, and Very New, Castle Owning a Louis XV-era chateau means deciding whether to honor the past or completely upend it. But for Jean-Louis Tapiau, the solution was somewhere in the middle....
2019-09-12 19:00

A Paris hotel like no other Domaine de Chantilly is home to one of France's lesser known châteaux. When you're visiting Paris, it makes a great alternative to tourist-burdened Versailles....
2019-06-28 02:16

Virgin Atlantic flight forced to land after passenger’s backup battery burst into flames There are few things in this world more panic-inducing than realizing your smartphone battery is about to die in the middle of a long flight. Being left with nothing but an in-flight movie to occupy yourself is a fate worse than just about anything, ...
2019-07-06 03:16

Neil Gaiman forced to address the live-action Coraline remake that Twitter just made up The year is 2009. You’ve just walked out of the theater from watching Coraline for the first time. You’re scared shitless. The year is 2019. It is happening again, but with real people and button-eyed monsters. That’s the reality that Twitter conjure...
2019-07-17 22:32

Report: Facebook Content Mods Say Company Therapists Were Forced to Share Session Details Adding to an already ridiculously long list of complaints, now Facebook’s content moderators say a higher-up asked company-appointed counselors to share their confidential information, according to a new report from the Intercept.Read more......
2019-08-18 08:16

Thai cafes forced to track customers' wifi use, sparking free speech fears Minister says law to retain browsing records would help monitor ‘fake news’, but critics say it will be used to stifle dissentThe Thai government has come under fire for a new regulation that forces coffee shop owners to track and store the data of c...
2019-10-10 15:32

Fifa forced to apologise for Twitter blunder over Women's World Cup tickets allocation Fifa have been forced to apologise after a series of tweets from their Twitter account caused confusion among supporters who had purchased tickets for the Women's World Cup in France....
2019-05-22 00:32

Black Police Officer Says He Was Forced to Resign, Told He Was a 'Disgrace' to Uniform After Wearing an Afro Wig A Georgia police officer is calling out Dekalb County Sheriff Jeffrey Mann after being forced to resign just three days before his retirement. The offense? Wearing an Afro-wig while he was posted outside a courthouse, directing traffic....
2019-10-07 21:32

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: ending rape in war, Khashoggi, forced displacement, North Korea and Mali On Wednesday, these are the main stories: International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict; the UN independent investigator for the killing of dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi presents findings which show State responsib...
2019-06-20 01:16

Teen Students Forced to Work Overtime Building Amazon Echo Devices In China In July, a 17-year-old high school student in China was sticking protective film over 3,000 Amazon Echo dots a day at the Foxconn factory in Hengyang. She was working ten hours a day and six days a week. And she was among more than 1,000 students emp...
2019-08-09 21:00

A church needed money, so members held homeless people captive and forced them to beg, prosecutors say A dozen leaders of a California-based church lured homeless people into group homes and forced them to panhandle, according to an indictment.        ...
2019-09-11 21:00

Women 'tied like pigs,' forced abortions part of China's 'one-child policy,' doc shows Although China's one-child policy ended years ago, the consequences of forced abortions, sterilizations, abandoned newborns, and government abductions, are just being realized....
2019-08-08 19:16

Hong Kong struggling to reopen airport day after pro-democracy demonstrations forced cancellation of flights One of the world's busiest airports was struggling to reopen Tuesday, a day after thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators crowded into Hong Kong's main terminal and forced flight cancellations....
2019-08-13 06:16

Division III football program forced to vacate national championship over coach loaning players his car The NCAA came down hard on the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor on Thursday for a so-called improper benefit which will cost the football program its 2016 national championship....
2019-10-11 16:16

Minneapolis homeowner forced to pay city $20G for water line repair on other side of street: report A Minneapolis homeowner who found his water line leaking last month must pay the city $20,000 out of pocket to have it fixed, according to a Monday report....
2019-07-09 09:48

Frank Lampard denies David Luiz forced Arsenal move with strike threat • Lampard: ‘We had honest conversations. There were no strikes’• Chelsea manager: defender’s switch purely a football decisionFrank Lampard has said the decision to sell David Luiz had nothing to do with player power. The Brazilian’s move to Arsenal ...
2019-08-10 01:16

South Korean forced labor victims to seek Japan's Mitsubishi asset sale South Koreans forced to work for Japanese occupiers will seek a court order to forcibly liquidate Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries' assets to compensate them, their lawyers said on Tuesday, risking more Japanese anger over the issue....
2019-07-16 10:00

North Korea's forced abortions: The Hermit Kingdom's underreported human rights abuses While North Korea routinely makes headlines for its missile tests, nuclear program and the various apocalyptic pronouncements of dictator Kim Jong Un, one of Pyongyang’s most horrific tools of abuse rarely gets a mention and is largely unchecked: the...
2019-08-05 19:16

Mars, Nestle, other food companies face complaints of forced labor at palm oil supplier In another supply chain controversy for chocolate makers, petitions filed with U.S. Customs and Border Protection ask for a ban on the Malaysian company's palm oil and any products containing it. Company officials say they have taken steps to eradica...
2019-08-16 15:48

A new museum in Paris is all about money The new Citéco museum of economics aims to make the mysteries of money comprehensible — and fun — for everyone. From art to film, there's plenty to discover between the walls of this castle-like former mansion....
2019-08-20 06:16

Changes to the Paris skyline? Non merci Paris is known as one of the world's most elegant cities, captivating visitors with the charms of Montmartre, the romance of the Left Bank, graceful architecture and tree-lined boulevards. But wait:......
2019-05-30 02:16

5 Little Museums of Paris, for Little Travelers Yes, there’s the Louvre. But Paris and its surrounding region also have some 200 other museums, many of which cater happily to young travelers and their families....
2019-06-14 17:16

10 of the best things to see and do in Batignolles, Paris Away from Paris’s more touristy areas, the Batignolles district in the 17th arrondissement is loved by locals for its bistros, bars, offbeat culture and romantic gardensThis could be renamed the Batignolles food street, as both sides of the road are ...
2019-10-09 09:00

Sagan: 'It would be my dream to win in Paris' "Despite the extreme hot weather, Peter Sagan remains one cool customer, and he took time out from his quest for another green jersey to speak to The Breakaway."...
2019-07-24 22:48

Scenes From a Day of Protests in Paris Paris police tear-gassed protesters and arrested 163 people Saturday during a day of climate change and Yellow Vest demonstrations that turned violent when anarchists joined in....
2019-09-26 00:32

10 best French restaurants in Paris You come to Paris hungry and ready for the real deal -- classic restaurants, masterful chefs and authentic French food. Here are 10 of the best French restaurants in Paris....
2019-08-09 22:00

Argentina women's basketball team forced to forfeit game after wearing wrong uniform You'd be hard-pressed to think of a more painful tournament exit than what happened to the Argentina women's basketball team.       ...
2019-08-09 10:16

UN global education envoy urges new funding for ‘lost generation’ of children forced out of classrooms by conflict A child’s “real passport” to the future – education – should be stamped in the classroom, not at a border checkpoint, UN Special Envoy for Global Education Gordon Brown said on Tuesday. ...
2019-05-21 14:32

Oregon deputy kills cougar threatening family after mom forced to leave sleeping infant inside car An Oregon sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a cougar Friday after the big cat prevented a mother from safely taking her 10-month-old son out of their vehicle....
2019-06-23 18:16

Children pinned to floor and forced to wear spit hoods at South Australian detention centre Ombudsman says restraint device ‘inherently traumatic’ and should be phased out Children as young as 13 were pinned on the floor by youth justice workers and forced to wear spit hoods in a South Australian detention centre, a report by the state’s om...
2019-09-25 15:48

| WATCH | Hong Kong police say violent protesters forced use of water cannon, warning shot Hong Kong police say they were forced to fire water cannon and a warning shot to fend off "extremely violent" demonstrators, as months of pro-democracy protests veer deeper into violence....
2019-08-26 19:00

Walt Disney employee who shares same name as Jeffrey Epstein forced to fend off barrage of online abuse A Walt Disney employee who has a similar name to Jeffrey Epstein has been forced to fend off vile abuse on Twitter days after his namesake was found dead in his jail cell....
2019-08-12 19:32

Federer feels the love in Paris If Roger Federer wondered how much he means to the French Open he got his answer after a clinically efficient, yet still eye-catching, second-round win over German Oscar Otte on Wednesday....
2019-05-30 00:32

Paris Fashion Week highlights Paris Fashion Week has come and gone, marking the end of a long fashion month, and was full of stunning moments — and some surprises including crashers and pranksters. Here are five highlights fresh from France. Cardi B’s outfits This week in P...
2019-10-03 04:32

What's hot at the Paris Air Show in 2019 The Paris Air Show is the largest air show and aerospace-industry exhibition event in the world featuring amazing aircraft.       ...
2019-06-17 18:32

The Latest: Last 2 women’s quarterfinals under way in Paris PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 12:15 p.m. A day after the full schedule was washed out by rain, the last two women’s quarterfinals at the French Open are under way at Roland Garros. Defending champion Simona H...
2019-06-06 13:16

A tour of the gastronomic delights of Paris The French capital may be dining heaven, but the once-grimy, now gourmet 2nd arrondissement boasts the best of the best meals out, finds Jimi Famurewa...
2019-10-10 11:32

| Three dead in central Paris fire Three people have died and another was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in a building in central Paris in the early hours of Saturday, fire services said....
2019-06-22 22:16

Paris wants to give €500 subsidies for e-bikes The Île-de-France transport authority plans to offer citizens €500 to buy an e-bike in 2020. A growing number of local and national governments are following this model to make green transportation a cheaper option....
2019-09-16 09:32